John Muir John Muir s Birthplace is a four story stone house in Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland.His parents were Daniel Muir and Ann Gilrye He was the third of eight children Margaret, Sarah, David, Daniel, Ann and Mary twins , and the American born Joanna. Essential Muir A Selection of John Muir s John Muir was born in Scotland in , and made many expeditions to Alaska and the Sierra Nevadas in California throughout his life After his adventure with Stickeen in , Muir continued to travel the world and educate people about Yosemite and the natural world. Wilderness Essays John Muir Books Wilderness Essays John Muir on FREE shipping on qualifying offers Part of John Muir s appeal to modern readers is that he not only explored the American West and wrote about its beauties but also fought for their preservation His successes dot the landscape and are evident in all the natural features that bear his name forests John Muir Writings Books and Articles by John Muir The on line writings of John Muir By Dan Anderson, Harold Wood, and Harvey Chinn. The Journey Zone Editorials Jump to Ross Muir s Journey E Book Op Ed Journey The Biggest Classic Rock Band Ever , by Bryan Reesman Op Ed Ross Muir s Journey E Book In December , Ross Muir burst onto the Journey scene with a blistering and hard hitting commentary on Journey s lip syncing fiasco, including a lengthy exposition on the history of the band and later developments. John Muir Association John Muir Mountain Day Camp Naturally Good Times and Mountains of Fun A John Muir Immersion Experience Two great one week camps in Registration opens soon John Muir, John Muir, Quotes on Nature and God John Muir John Muir Quotes features John Muir s spiritual views in his own words Muir s thoughts and words about God and Nature are presented here in as complete a form as possible. High Sierra Pack Trips Horseback Riding Mule Packing Dates for Please Note that all scheduled trips are subject to Forest Service and Park approval of the operating plans Trips will be updated added, as they are scheduled. Dunbar Dunbar has two promenades forming part of the John Muir Way These provide an ideal viewpoint to see Dunbar s interesting geological features including volcanic deposits and dykes seen from a high vantage point on the western, clifftop promenade, which passes the town s Public and Winterfield parks.