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Day 84 – Morale Busters

Start Milepost: 1514.2 Time: 06:22 End Milepost: 1532.3 Time: 15:45 Miles hiked: 18.1 Miles to go: 657.5 Weather: morning rain, sunny Temps: 50’s°, High 80’s° Blue Side trails: Resupply: Overnight: tent Map: Click on map pin My stealth camp last … Continue reading

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Day 36 – Wet Feet

Start Milepost: 593.3 Time: 06:45 End Milepost: 614.2 Time: 16:10 Miles hiked: 20.9 Weather: rain, humid Temps: Low: 50’s°, High 80’s° Blue Side trails: Resupply: None Overnight: Tent Map: Click on map pin Compared to St. Luke’s, yesterday’s tent-site at … Continue reading

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Boots and Insoles

    In the winter of 1980 I walked into Grandpa‘s in Clarksville, TN and bought a pair of Herman Survivor boots that were advertised as waterproof. They were exactly what I wanted. A week later I brought them back to … Continue reading

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