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Tales from the Appalachian Trail
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Date/Time
Date(s) - October 20, 2013
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location
Jester Park Lodge, Granger,

Free

www.leadingyououtdoors.org

Jennifer Pharr Davis has hiked over 12,000 miles on long distance trails. She has trekked on six continents and currently holds endurance records on three separate trails. In 2011, Jennifer became the first female to claim the overall record on the Appalachian Trail by finishing the 2,181-mile journey in 46 days, 11 hours, and 20 minutes – an astounding average of 46.9 miles per day. Jennifer will recount stories from her 46 Day Record on the Appalachian Trail. This is an unbelievable account of overcoming the odds and achieving a spectacular goal. You will be captivated not only by her determination and perseverance, but by the love and support shown by her husband along the way.

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