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Why I am hiking the Pacific Crest Trail

Intro I begin by writing where the idea first came from to thru-hike. Then I go on to explain why I’m thru-hiking. Explicitly, I’m thru-hiking because the mental tools which it will give me will help me reach my goals.  A Seed The first time the thought crossed my mind to do something like this was when I saw the movie Into the Wild which is based on the book of the same name by Jon Krakauer.
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