My third post for “The Making of a Thru-Hiker” column (in Women’s Adventure Magazine): Should a Young Woman Thru-Hike Solo?
This message from a reader threw me into a soul-searching tizzy:
“What would you say to a twenty-year-old woman who wants to hike the entire Pacific Crest Trail but doesn’t have a partner to hike with? I’m her mom, and after reading your book I Promise Not to Suffer: A Fool for Love Hikes the Pacific Crest Trail, I don’t think it’s safe for her to attempt this alone.”
To read the rest of the article, visit Women’s Adventure Magazine: