I’ve Been Doin’ Some Hard Ramblin’

Grandma Gatewood’s Walk: The Inspiring Story of the Woman Who Saved the Appalachian TrailĀ  by Ben Montgomery On May 2, 1955 Emma Gatewood, a 67 year-old grandmother from rural Ohio, told her family she was “going for a walk”. And she did. The next...

Take a Hike

A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson “It seemed such an extraordinary notion – that I could set off home and walk 1,800 miles through the woods to Georgia, or turn the other way and clamber over the rough and...
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