After beginning my thru-hike of the PCT last year I was found to have a fractured T7 which led to a density scan to find I had the beginning stages of Osteoporosis. I went back to trail immediately to continue another nearly 4 months. So this year on my 2nd step to achieving the Triple Crown of hiking I am taking on the Appalachian Trail and raising awareness for this crippling disease of Osteoporosis. This is my journey.
I have had a lot of weird run-ins with wild animals during my hiking trips. Many just in the last year. As many weird stories as I could tell you,
What can be said? Where do we go? How do we top day 28? As I have talked with a few other hikers that also went through the same or at least similar
It was just going to be another day of hiking. Sure! That's what I would tell myself as I began my 28th day on the AT and what would become the most