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4 States, 44 Miles, 444 Memories of Sore Feet

We’ve talked about a number of “Challenges” on the trail that prove to occupy hiker’s time with the delightful yet sometimes monotonous task for some that is walking everyday. These range from testing social norms (southern bell challenge – Men wearing dresses to hitch hike out of town), physically demanding (marathons, 30 mile days), delivery/sherpa […]

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Wine and Dine

I slept like a baby even with an unexpected late night storm. I broke down my hammock site fast and posted up near others’ tents drinking mate. Turtle and Andrea took off early but I wanted to socialize. I walked to different sites asking people the same daily questions about their plan and estimated destination. […]