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RTK Challenge Podcast Episode #35 – Week 18

Bruce and his daughter, Brook, shared a couple of days hiking in New York this week.  So, after chatting with Bruce, I also had a word with Brooke about her father’s almost serene...

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RTK Challenge Podcast Episode #34 – Week 17

Hoping for somewhat of a respite from Pennsylvania, Bruce had a tough time in one of the New York sections, skipping it temporarily when the forecast showed 100% chance of rain. As always,...

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RTK Challenge Episode #33 – Week 16

Bruce invited yet another guest hiker to join him on his journey. The only problem might be that Pennsylvania isn’t the easiest place to get your trail legs. Further, combining the...

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RTK Podcast Episode #32 – Week 15

With Bruce deep into Pennsylvania, Steve was expecting this week to have been especially challenging for him. However, just as he’s faced every adversity in the past, Bruce has...

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RTK Podcast Episode #31 – Week 14

Now back into the swing of things, Bruce has passed the halfway mark and is into Pennsylvania. He hasn’t been fully tested by the rocks yet but has had a few early...

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RTK Challenge Episode #30 – Week 13

Bruce breezes past the 1,000-mile marker and reaches Harpers Ferry, the traditional halfway spot on the AT. He and Steve discuss returning to the trail the compartmentalization of his hike...

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RTK Challenge Podcast Episode #29 – Week 12

Bruce and Steve took the opportunity this week to reflect on his journey so far. He has been home for a week for his daughter Brooke’s graduation and used the time to rest, spend time...

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General, Podcast

Week #11—Still Making Progress Toward Maine

WEEK # 11 April 30 – May 5 Roanoke/Daleville to Shenandoah “Still Making Progress Towards Maine” 4/30 – Daleville to Bobletts Gap 5/1 – Bobletts Gap to...

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RTK Challenge Episode #28 – Week Eleven

This week, Bruce had a shorter time on the trail, leaving last Friday to return home for his daughter’s graduation and Mother’s Day. He spent part of the week hiking in...

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Bruce's Thru-hike, Podcast

WEEK # 10 — Being Reenergized by Family and Friends

WEEK # 10 April 22 – 29 Pearisburg to Roanoke/Daleville “Being Reenergized by Family and Friends” 4/22 – Angels Rest to stealth site after Symms Gap 4/23 –...

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