This enthralling read provides one woman’s personal look at an extraordinary landscape: read how Leslie Patten’s life is shaped living on the edge of Yellowstone National Park. Her detailed writing weaves myth and science with history. Recognizing this region as home, Leslie writes of hikes and explorations in the area, relates her experiences coping with weather and isolation, and shares her investigations in the lives of ancient Shoshone Sheep Eater Indian sheep traps. Learn about her wildlife neighbors: grizzly, elk, deer, coyotes, and badgers. A must-read for anyone who appreciates nature and would like to learn more of the natural world we live in.