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Mighty Blue on the Appalachian Trail:

The Ultimate Mid-Life Crisis

Jun 4, 2020

Carolyn Walker and Gordon Yhap are now thru-hikers. When you hear their story, you may well wonder "How did they do it?" This conversation should shake up any pre-conceived ideas you may have about what it takes to hike the trail successfully. Gordon and Carolyn are an inspiration.

Carolyn kept an online journal while on the trail, so if you'd like to follow along with their hike, click here.

She also did a guest post in the Trek once she finished

Kate Stillwell is still pushing north in our "Woman of a Certain Age" segment and has made it out of the dreaded state of PA.

We also have the second part of Chapter 14 from Grandma Gatewood's Walk

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Music for the "A Woman of a Certain Age" segment is by permission of Kate's friend, John Jensen. You can see and hear it in full on YouTube at

Thanks, John.