Hello! I'm Dayna. I hate pencils pointing at me, eggs, any kind of melon, and the color red. I love free food, my bed, The Grapes of Wrath, cycling, and Guatemala. Until my thru hike, I had never bought anything at Wal-Mart, and I believe the best way to ruin good cookie dough is to bake it. In 2013, I graduated from law school at Brigham Young University, went through the police academy (long story), and passed the bar exam. In 2014, I hiked SOBO from Maine on July 15 and finished on Springer Mountain on November 22. My thru hike made me braver, but I'm still working on it.
I had always assured people I wouldn't be alone on the AT, but knowing I would be a southbounder, I'm not sure I really believed it. But when I got
I honestly don't remember where I got the crazy idea to hike the AT. I live in Utah, a state full of breathtaking weekend trips, day hikes, and