Michael sent us an email. I talked to him and Branden this morning.
Michael said Branden is possibly the faster hiker on the trail. He
said, "If I had just turned him loose he would have already made it to
The weather is getting a lot hotter so Michael says he won't be able to
hike 20 plus miles every day.
I received a SPOT today, also.
I am looking forward to joining them next week.
I will keep you posted.
Many of these posts are by Shelia Campbell, Michael's wife <3
Bath County, Kentucky resident, Michael Campbell, is hiking the entire Appalachian Trail to raise funds for the not-for-profit group dedicated to protecting Kentucky’s native forests, Kentucky Heartwood. Michael, a long-time member of Kentucky Heartwood, began his hike on March 22 at Springer Mountain, Georgia. By the first of September, after covering 2,181 miles of trail by foot, Michael will reach Katadhin Mountain in Maine and complete the entire trail.