From MAPS Conference:

Carolyn “Mountain Girl” Garcia – On the Bus from MAPS: Psychedelic Science on Vimeo.

Psychedelic veteran Carolyn Garcia aka Mountain Girl joined the Merry Pranksters in 1964 and traveled on Ken Kesey’s bus “Furthur” presenting “Acid Tests” in California. She joined the Grateful Dead family in the Haight Ashbury in 1967. In this talk, Carolyn recounts tales from the height of the 1960s psychedelic culture.

She has been on the board of Rex Foundation among others, for many years, and keeps up with psychedelic and cannabis issues and developments as best she can. Currently she serves as President of the Women’s Visionary Council, which presents the annual Women’s Visionary Congress and other educational events investigating the marvelous. Jerry Garcia and Carolyn have two daughters.

This video is from the Psychedelic Science in the 21st Century, a conference in San Jose, California, April 15-18 2010, organized by MAPS – the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies in collaboration with: the Heffter Research Institute, The Council on Spiritual Practices, & the Beckley Foundation

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Caroly "Mountain Girl" Garcia speaks at MAPS Confrence 2010 about getting on the bus - Furthur