Dec. 23, 2021

Episode #302 - Kyle Stranagan (Huck Finn)

Episode #302 - Kyle Stranagan (Huck Finn)

Still working it out...


We have another of the newly minted Class of 2021 thru-hikers today. Kyle Stranagan, or Huck Finn, was just as inexperienced as I was when he started his own AT thru-hike last year. Yet, a combination of grit, luck, and determination saw him at the top of the brown sign at Katahdin just a couple of months ago.

Kyle is clearly still processing what happened to him and he shares what he's discovered so far.

You can see Kyle's hike unfold on his YouTube channel, as he is now uploading his videos every few days. Check them out here. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5tMuoFsO66BZ5UfE8xq4Mg

You can also see Kyle's Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/adventures_with_huck_finn/

Our newest member of the Class of 2022 is Joanne Birditt. Joanne has a refreshingly candid and relaxed attitude towards her upcoming hike, expecting to finish but not putting herself under pressure to do so. It's an attitude that should serve her well.

Our book, Passin' Thru, by Winton Porter nears its conclusion today, with just a few more chapters to go. This week, we learn much more about the Samsonite Twins.

Fell free to contact me with your suggestion for the next book I should read on the podcast. Email me at steve@hikingradionetwork.com and make your choice.

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