Share Your Trail Story - Greenbelly Meals

Share Your Trail Story

Submit by Wednesday, April 4th

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Got a great story from the trail and want to share it?

Cool. We'd love to read it. We'll then pick, share and publish our favorite tales from the bunch.

Your personal trail story can be funny, scary, heartfelt, etc. Anything from a crazy animal encounter to a hilarious hitchhiking escapade to the time you _____________. See a few trail story examples from my book. Look forward to reading yours!

*Requirement 1) Story must be backpacking or hiking related.

*Requirement 2) No longer than a page or two in Microsoft Word or Google Docs, please (less than 1000 words).


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By Chris Cage
Chris launched Greenbelly Meals in 2014 after thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail for 6 months. Since then, Greenbelly has been written up by everyone from Backpacker Magazine and Bicycling Magazine to Fast Company and Science Alert. He recently wrote How to Hike the Appalachian Trail and currently works from his laptop all over the globe.

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