“The only way to go is by yourself.” RMSJr
Would HDThoreau have a FB presence? There are a group of his followers who transcend and exist with their fandom on line.
Myself, I sense that this is counterintuitive. That being said, I have made the pilgrimmage to Walden Pond. Been in the new cabin, stood in the place of the original site, and enjoyed the solitude. I went in the off season, away from the beach goers. I went by myself.
This is one place that the collective should go individually. To gaggle or to clump is to not honor why the time, space and place exists.