A Walk in the Woods – A great book and a terrible tragedy

www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-36389383

A Walk in the Woods is probably Bill Bryson’s best book and of course it was recently turned into a film starring Robert Redford. It’s all about walking the famed Appalachian Trail.

But the story on the BBC web site – -accessible via the link above – really does show what a lonely wilderness this American long distance footpath travels through.

Poor Geraldine Largay, 26 days lost before she sadly died.