Former Marine Turned His Back on Society and Has Survived in the Rainforest for Two Decades

Former Marine Turned His Back on Society and Has Survived in the Rainforest for Two Decades

As this former marine walks through the Hoh Rainforest in Washington state, he looks like a man who is in his element. His long hair and grey beard indicate the truth about him – he’s been living in the wild for two decades.

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After serving six years in the US Marine Corps, Dodge returned to civilian life and couldn’t really find himself. He decided to leave his job, along with his belongings, and begin a new life in the rainforest.

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He no longer had the desire to live a life filled with the stresses of society, so he found his new haven in nature, where he is isolated from the daily grind of jobs and monetary possessions.