Thoughts before the Trail!

Have you ever had a dream so BIG…that you thought maybe it wouldn’t come to fruition..?!

Well…I sure did!

  • “Would I ever get to hike the AT?”
  • ”Could I really do it?”
  • ”What will my family think..?”

…and all the other crazy thoughts in between. When I would think about this “dream” of hiking the AT for a continuous thru hike of approximately 6 months time, I would tear up because it was that important to me. Not many people understand the pull to do something so amazing! I am so grateful to have the opportunity and support of family and friends to accomplish such a “dream” that is quickly becoming a reality in a very short amount of time. So if you have ever had a DREAM that others thought was crazy or too far reaching then I implore you to consider it really becoming a reality and putting the footwork required to accomplishing your goal. I promise that you will not regret it later. I hear so many regrets from people that wished they would have or when they retire or some day…and sadly for some it never becomes a reality for them to do.

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