Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Great Lakes and Upper South in the News: "Hiking Wisconsin's 'Thousand-Miler' Ice Age Trail" from the Chicago Tribune

Great Lakes and Upper South in the News: "Hiking Wisconsin's 'Thousand-Miler' Ice Age Trail" from the Chicago Tribune

Chances are you've heard of the Appalachian Trail, the hiking path that runs 2,179 miles (3,507 kilometers) from Georgia to Maine. You may also be familiar with the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650-mile (4,265-kilometer) route from California to Canada.

But Melanie Radzicki McManus hopes to bring more attention to that route with a new book, "Thousand-Miler." McManus, 55, set women's records for fastest-known times on the Ice Age Trail, completing it in 36 days in 2013 and 34 days in 2015.

Continued on website.

Link:
http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/travel/ct-ice-age-trail-wisconsin-20170424-story.html

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