Category Archives: april

Bettie

Found out today that grandma Bettie has been sick this week and passed away yesterday. While my sister and I never spent a large amount of time with her, family is family, and news of that sort is hard to … Continue reading

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Tom always says “now that spring has sprung, I will leave no spring unswum” After seeing two water moccasins, I did not swim. Some of the boys did, but I decided I was just as happy sunning in the warm … Continue reading

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Daleville

Stopped at daleville for a resupply and nights rest. 1/2 mile up the trail from town we were greeted with cookies from witch doctors parents! At the car they had ice cold drinks and food. I had coke, V8, brownies, … Continue reading

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4/22

My random list of things that I thought would be good for blogging is very discombobulated. So I guess I’ll just bullet point a few of them. •spring- it’s happening. Right now there is green crawling about 2/3s of the … Continue reading

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Coming soon!

I have so much to write about but service comes and goes … and mostly goes. I’ve been writing everything on paper so I don’t forget anything that I want to share. Long posts coming soon. Wish I could share … Continue reading

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4/18

Left town (pearisburg) around 2 .. super duper difficult climb out. Mostly because we ate all you can eat Chinese buffet right before we left. Worth it? Yes. 7 miles (short day!) to a sweet shelter on a little bald … Continue reading

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Went 14 today and … IT WAS AWESOME. So I woke up in a puddle again. But that’s OK because I knew a shelter was in my future. We were hiking chill because everyone was in recovery from yesterday. Then.. … Continue reading

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Got my cake and ate it too 4/14

Today had almost all of my favorite AT happenings all in one. I left a little before everyone and got to stretch in a sunny spot by myself and do push ups. I ate lunch at a swimming hole. Which … Continue reading

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“Miles & smiles”

VA is apparently a black hole of cell service. So much happens in three days. Let me recap! Entered Virginia. First night after Damascus.. hiked to a camping spot on the trail that crossed the Virginia creeper bike trail. We … Continue reading

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Damascus

We are doing a nero here in Damascus. Not doing a full day here, but taking at least 24 hours off our feet. We did the ten into town and got here around 10:15 am so we will leave sometime … Continue reading

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