SLU teen who hiked Appalachian Trail speak about experience Saturday in Canton
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:28 am

CANTON -- Grasse River Outfitters, 45 Main St., will host Appalachian Trail thru hiker, Cara Griffith Saturday, Nov. 9, from 12-1 p.m., as part of the ‘Notes from the Trail’ series. At 19 years old, she hiked the 2,200-mile trail from Georgia to Maine before coming to St. Lawrence.

Griffith, a senior at St. Lawrence University will share stories, pictures, and advice from her 2016 solo thru hike of the Appalachian Trail.

Griffith will also help people “shake down” and sort through their hiking gear.