Posts tagged HIKING
Science, self-confidence and a 300mile hike around Cornwall

In June 2017, Sophie Pavelle completed a 300 mile solo trek around the entire coast of Cornwall in the UK. Sophie explains how she set off on a one-woman mission to directly test the potential and efficacy of social media as an effective tool to communicate messages about science, British wildlife, the environment whilst using her hiking-expedition as the narrative. Read more on her adventure on our blog!

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Hiking the John Muir Trail: The Range of Light

The John Muir Trail passes through what many backpackers say is the finest mountain scenery in the United States. This is a land of 13,000-foot and 14,000-foot peaks, of lakes in the thousands, and of canyons and granite cliffs.  The trail is 211 miles long and winds through the famed Sierra Nevada. In 2016 Marylene embraced the challenge and shared her adventure with She Went Wild. Read more on the blog!

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Heather Egan : Walking Coast to Coast in the UK

In the British Summer of 2016 you turned her back on conformity and decided to walk from coast to coast in the UK - with no training or real preparation of what lay ahead. With a 'can-do' attitude Heather borrowed a tent, rucksack, bought some walking boots and took her first step into her adventure. Heather shares her story with us on embracing the unknown and stepping out of her comfort zone.. one step at a time.

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