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About jeffsimpsonhiker

Through-hiking the Appalachian Trail to raise money for Leukemia-Lymphoma Society, St Baldrick's and Make-A-Wish Foundation.

New Website up and running!

Hello everyone! I am pleased to announce that the new website is now up and running. Click on this link: http://www.thehike4hope.com. All of the new updates as well as posts will be hosted on that website rather than this one. … Continue reading

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new and improved is on the way!!

there is redesign and newness on the way- all intended to make folks even more aware of the non- profits, to be able to donate- with neat options!- and to make it easy for other folks and/or groups to raise … Continue reading

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At last!! Pictures!

Well, after much fumbling around, we’ve finally figured out how to load pictures! You’d think two mid-fifties people who can handle life’s ups and downs, the physical and emotional stresses and strains of a 720 mile hike, the physical and … Continue reading

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The company we keep on the paths we walk…

(I have LOADS of pictures which I am working on getting onto the site. As soon as I do you will know! js) My journey to date and the solitude it has provided me has provided ample opportunities for my … Continue reading

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aahhh, the blessing of level, smooth ground….for now

for those of you keeping up, i arrived safely to daleville, va. on 5/11 around 11a.m., accompanied by ‘mofo’, ‘ guiness’, and ‘pilgrim’ (hiking buddies i met ).considering the nature of the effort, the terrain, the various weather conditions encountered, … Continue reading

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note to folks that said they would send photos/ those interested in seeing them

1st if you would like to see some photos there will be some forthcoming as soon as i/ we get the technology figured out and people send them. 2nd if you took photos and said you would send them to … Continue reading

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i’m back safely- quick update

safely home and need a couple of days to “trail decompress” or as one person noted, deal w/ ” trail withdrawal “… i’ll be posting a note i’ve prepared for those that are following me so hang in there w/ … Continue reading

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