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Walking the Americas: Woman preps for 5-year trek

...Trail."I'm sure things will come up," said Reed, who has also completed the Continental Divide Trail and Appalachian Trail - the so-called Triple Crown of hiking. "Things will happen as they happen, and if there's something dangerous...
Veterans hike on the Appalachian Trail

ROANOKE, Va. - After three combat deployments in a dozen years, Sean Gobin stepped onto the Appalachian Trail in Georgia to walk off the war.Six months and more than 2,000 miles later, Gobin made it to Katahdin, Maine. Time enough...
Redford takes a walk through his classic buddy roles

...acquired the film rights to Bill Bryson's memoir "A Walk in the Woods," he knew exactly who he wanted to play his Appalachian Trail hiking comrade: Paul Newman.Not only were the two men responsible for some of cinema's most iconic duos - they...
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Maine mountain climbing

...mountain's peak is the northern terminus for the Appalachian Trail, which begins in Georgia, and the trail we picked coincides with the Appalachian Trail. We got to watch as hardy hikers who'd started...
Long haul: Adventurer plans on hiking, biking 16,000 remote miles

...and contiguous, meaning Bradley will be on the road or on the trail the entire 16 months, including winter on the Appalachian Trail.The Strange Loop is distance journey number 21 for Bradley, including setting a speed record for completing the...

...The day after I graduated from college in 2003, my friends dropped me off in Georgia at the beginning of the Appalachian Trail," she said. "I said goodbye and took off on my own for four months hiking to Maine. Most people prepare for...
Mr. Jeffrey Ryan Dale

...profoundly at home in nature. He hiked the 2,000-mile Appalachian Trail in 2005. Jeffrey was dearly loved by all who knew...Dunwoody, Ga. Memorial donations may be made to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, 4 E 1st St Boiling Springs, PA 17007...
Trail caretakers sharpen their skills

...of about eight miles.Sanderson, 43, has completed the triple crown of long-distance hiking. He walked the Appalachian Trail in 2000, the Pacific Crest Trail in 2003 and the Continental Divide Trail in 2009."I'm here to learn more...
Peninsula Clarion - Dispatch

...Hepner will hike to 2,174 mile Appalachian trail this summer to raise funds to...mile hike to Maine along the Appalachian Trail in hopes of bringing the help people by walking the Appalachian Trail. Then if I can find a job...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...100-Mile Wilderness section of the Appalachian Trail, Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2004...miles into the hike. ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL Six miles into a hike on the upper reaches of the Appalachian Trail, I was wiggling like a worm...


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