Thru hike the Appalachian Trail with Mary Murphy

Apr 30, 2014 | 9:00 pm
The Outdoor Gear Exchange
37 Church St., Burlington, VT

In 2009 Mary “Penny Whistle” Murphy thru hiked the Appalachian Trail in just three and a half months, averaging 20 miles per day. In this slideshow she shares the beauty, adventure, and interesting characters she encountered on this 2,175-mile journey. Come learn about the trail, get tips and gear lists for lightweight backpacking, and hear about the experience of traveling alone as a woman on the AT.


Backpacking/hiking


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