Archives for Walkin’ Jim

University of Montana – Mansfield Library

Interested in more information or researching some of Jim’s writings, photos, music, walks or anything about Walkin Jim history?  You can contact the Archives and Special Collections group at the University of Montana’s Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library to inquire about the works they’ve collected about and by Walkin’ Jim.


Read Jim’s early writings about the long hike in 1975-1976 from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean, all done on hiking trails, railroad tracks or dirt roads…The Road Not Taken.

Walkin Jim taking a break during his 1975-1976 Ocean to Ocean (Coast to coast) walk

Searching For The Road Not Taken