A Walk for Sunshine: A 2,160-mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail

by Jeff Alt on Jul 1, 2016 in Biographies & Memoirs via Best Books
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Jeff Alt takes you along every step of his 2,160-mile Appalachian Trail adventure filled with humorous, frightening, and inspirational stories including, bears, bugs, blisters, skunk bed mates, and hilarious food cravings. As Alt walked through freezing temperatures, driving rain, and sunny skies, he was constantly buoyed by the knowledge that his walk was dedicated to his brother who has cerebral palsy. Alt’s adventure inspired an annual fundraiser which has raised over $400,000 for the Sunshine Home where his brother lives. As you walk along with Alt, you experience the success of turning dreams into goals and achieving them. Alt shares his life lessons from the trail with a focus on family, stewardship of the earth, and good health.

About the author:

Jeff Alt is an award-winning author and avid outdoor enthusiast. His books include: The Adventures of Bubba Jones, National Park Time Traveling series, Four Boots-One Journey (John Muir Trail), Get Your Kids Hiking: How to Start Them Young and Keep it Fun, and A Walk for Sunshine (Appalachian Trail). Jeff is a member of the Outdoor Writers Association of America (OWAA) and the Authors Guild. Jeff presents his highly acclaimed adventure programs to groups all across the U.S.

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