The location where the Nearings lived when they decided to seek the good life in Vermont.
The location of the Nearings' first farm.
The location near where the Nearings buy a farm.
Pike Falls, Vermont
A small town 7 miles from the Nearings' first homestead.
The Ellonen Place
This was the name of the house where the Nearings set up their farming enterprise, named for the former owner.
This was the name of one of the farms bought by the Nearings.
This was the location where the Nearings took up homesteading in 1952.
This is a purposeful piling of clippings and other organic refuse that eventually breaks down and was used by the Nearings to improve the quality of soil for growing plants.
The Good Life
This is what the Nearings refer to as a description of how they...
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