#1000Words: Are we really ever off the grid?

The #1000Words series highlights the images we’ve captured on the trail that tell a story that resonates with us.  As the saying goes “A picture’s worth a thousand words” and we believe it.  Share your images in the comments or on Twitter using the hashtag #1000Words.

Are we really off the grid?

Are we really ever off the grid?

My wife and I owned a cabin in southern Utah and would spend time on the trails during our weekend escapes.  We loved it because it represented an escape, a distance between us and the rest of the world.  On a hike in 2006, we came across this phone.  It gave us a great laugh but it begged the question “Are we really ever off the grid?”.

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I'm the founder of Vestor Logic, the digital strategy and web design firm that created Trail Sherpa, ParksFolio, and Modern Steader. I'm a day hiker, top chef in camp, doting husband, and father to two headlamp wearing boys. My work in digital media brings those experiences to life.