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GPTA on Podcasts – Episode 3

Here is another one from the podcast series, Mighty Blue on the Appalachian Trail by Steve Adams. This is episode #220 where he interviews Luke “Strider” Jordan about the North Country Trail and the Great Plains Trail. Enjoy! Episode #220 … Continue reading

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GPTA on Podcasts – Episode 2

The next two podcasts will feature Strider. This first one is from Hiking Thru Life. He will be talking a lot about the North Country Trail, but also quite a bit about the Great Plains Trail. There are some really … Continue reading

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GPTA on Podcasts

Recently, the Great Plains Trail has been featured on a few podcasts. We’ll take the next few posts to connect you to those podcasts in case you haven’t heard them. If you’re still self isolating at home (I hope you’re … Continue reading

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Backpacking in America as a Person of Color: Hikers Share Their Experiences – Clay Bonnyman Evans

Just a couple miles past the Mason-Dixon line during his Appalachian Trail thru-hike, Daniel White, aka The Blackalachian, and a female hiking partner decided to camp at Pen Mar Park. Just after dark, a group of white men riding motorcycles and … Continue reading

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Some Reflections on a Great Adventure

On Sunday, I posted the final episode of Clay’s (Pony’s) journey in 2019 on the GPT Pilot Trail. I decided from Episode One that I would read each episode as I posted them, and not binge on them. It turned … Continue reading

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GPT Pilot Trail – Episode 18 (Final Episode)

Sadly, this is the eighteenth and final episode. It’s been a great read from a great adventure on the Great Plains! Thanks Clay! Great Plains Trail Pilot Trail: Episode 18 March 7, 2020 by Clay Bonnyman Evans 4 Comments Day Eighteen: End of … Continue reading

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GPT Pilot Trail – Episode 17

The seventeenth in a series from Clay Bonnyman Evans on his thru hike of the GPT Pilot Trail in August of 2019. I will be doling out the episodes here, but if you absolutely can’t wait to read on, you … Continue reading

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GPT Pilot Trail – Episode 16

The sixteenth in a series from Clay Bonnyman Evans on his thru hike of the GPT Pilot Trail in August of 2019. I will be doling out the episodes here, but if you absolutely can’t wait to read on, you … Continue reading

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GPT Pilot Trail – Episode 15

The fifteenth in a series from Clay Bonnyman Evans on his thru hike of the GPT Pilot Trail in August of 2019. I will be doling out the episodes here, but if you absolutely can’t wait to read on, you … Continue reading

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GPT Pilot Trail – Episode 14

The fourteenth in a series from Clay Bonnyman Evans on his thru hike of the GPT Pilot Trail in August of 2019. I will be doling out the episodes here, but if you absolutely can’t wait to read on, you … Continue reading

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