Philip Russell, Ph.D.
Philip Russell was born and raised in the midwest.
He spent his summer vacations working outdoors and going on camping and boating trips where he developed a passion for the outdoors, wilderness, hiking, and waterskiing.
In 1987, he moved to Yosemite National Park, to work and live, and continued with his love for the wilderness, hiking, reading, distance learning, traveling, and being independent, with a simple and frugal lifestyle.
Since his arrival in Yosemite, he's completed a Master's Degree, Doctoral Program, and his first book, "Yosemite Memoirs."
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By Philip Russell, Ph.D.
Published: January 24, 2012.
In "Yosemite Memoirs," author Philip A. Russell details 20 years of experiences, living and working in Yosemite National Park, and traveling on a shoestring budget, with low cost lodging, at hostels, YMCA's, hotels, and motels, all in good areas, and easily accessible to public transportation.
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