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A Walk for Sunshines: A 2, 160-Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail (Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail)

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An award winning adventurous, humorous, and inspirational account of a man who dedicated his 2,160 mile journey on the Appalachian Trail to his brother who has cerbral palsy. Jeff Alt lived in the woods for 147 days and raised over $100,000 for the disabled by inspiring an annual fundraiser.

Synopsis:

An award winning adventure story that will fill you with inspiration to go after your dreams. Jeff Alt takes you along every step of his amazing 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail adventure filled with humor and inspiration. Jeff dedicated his journey to his brother who has cerebral palsy. Jeff lived in the woods for 147 days inspiring an annual fundraiser which has raised almost $90,000 for the disabled home in which his brother resides. Unknowingly, his journey turned out to be more than a walk for a cause. As Jeff trudged along, he encountered wild animals, interesting people, breathtaking scenery, and rough weather which he describes in a humorous way. As you walk along with Jeff, you experience perseverance, surviving with only the bare essentials, the success of goal setting, and overcoming obstacles. His story sheds light on the pursuit of a simpler life and the American spirit. 2004 notable Writers Notes Book Award recipient.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780967948201
Subtitle:
A 2,160 Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail
Author:
Alt, Jeff
Publisher:
Libri
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Subject:
General
Subject:
Hiking
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Fund raising
Subject:
Philanthropy & Charity
Subject:
Charities
Subject:
Walk-a-thons
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 283).
Series:
Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.42x5.52x.68 in. .90 lbs.

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A Walk for Sunshines: A 2, 160-Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail (Official Guides to the Appalachian Trail)
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"Synopsis" by , An award winning adventure story that will fill you with inspiration to go after your dreams. Jeff Alt takes you along every step of his amazing 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail adventure filled with humor and inspiration. Jeff dedicated his journey to his brother who has cerebral palsy. Jeff lived in the woods for 147 days inspiring an annual fundraiser which has raised almost $90,000 for the disabled home in which his brother resides. Unknowingly, his journey turned out to be more than a walk for a cause. As Jeff trudged along, he encountered wild animals, interesting people, breathtaking scenery, and rough weather which he describes in a humorous way. As you walk along with Jeff, you experience perseverance, surviving with only the bare essentials, the success of goal setting, and overcoming obstacles. His story sheds light on the pursuit of a simpler life and the American spirit. 2004 notable Writers Notes Book Award recipient.
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