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ALL Course: Hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine
February 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Hiking the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine
With Robert Messick
Date: Tuesday, February 6
Location: CBMM, Van Lennep Auditorium
Robert Messick will talk about the lessons learned, hardships and joys experienced, and photos and videos taken while he thru-hiked the entire 2,190-mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine for Talbot Interfaith Shelter’s Long Walk Home Fundraiser. The talk will include discussion about planning and preparing for a long-distance backpacking trip, and the physical and mental requirements for a successful completion. The session will conclude with a question and answer period.
About the Instructor: Local attorney Robert Messick was born and raised in Easton, Maryland, lived and worked during his early adult life in California, Hawaii, and Washington, DC, but returned to the Eastern Shore to raise a family and pursue his passion for the outdoors, including sailing, hiking, horseback riding, and alpine skiing.
Members $10 | Non-Members $15