This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things.

We've been hiking a lot this summer. We're going on day 46 of 100 consecutive days of hiking here. We try to hike with a ziploc bag to pick up trash that we see on the trails. You see, I don't mind picking up a piece of paper here, or what I call "accidental garbage"--we've been known to accidentally drop a cracker or too on the trails. That kind of stuff happens. But I do mind "deliberate garbage"--meaning trash that jerks leave in our wilderness areas with no intention of packing it out. I hate coming across a fire pit…