One of the most significant places that Chris's travels to is the town of Carthage, South Dakota. Here he meets wayne and establishes a healthy friendship among the townsfolk. In this part of his journey is safe to say that Chris could "see" himself living in the enviroment and conforming to an easier life. SD-Harvest.jpg
"Carthage is a city in miner country, South Dakota, United States. The population was 187 at the 2000 census. Carthage gained a small amount of notoriety when it was featured in the book Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer. The book's subject, Chris McCandless, took a job at a grain elevator in the community." - Wikipedia

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