While in the midst of hundreds of A.T. hikers, she used the opportunity to spread her message and was quoted saying, “We’re doing this to bring a message of hope to so many. The CAN’T that holds us back is not the physical but the voice inside our heads. We want people to try – and be amazing. People will be changed forever.”
Her story and message about her endeavor resonated with many of the hikers and earned a front page story in the national newsletter.
Read her story here: Beyond Limits :The Long Distance Hiker Winter 2017
For more information about the Appalachian Long Distance Hikers Association or to read the full Winter 2017 article, please visit: ALDHA.org