On July 31, Jennifer Pharr Davis, 28, completed the fastest hike of the 2,175-mile Appalachian Trail, averaging 46.9 miles per day, trimming 26 hours off the previous mark.
Appalachian Trail Reality By Joshua Stevens On paper, it seemed very doable: hike 60 miles in six days through the Mount Rogers National Recreation Area in Virginia. In hindsight, we were in over our heads. I have a feeling the Appalachian Trail forces many into this realization. We completed only
PHOTO CREDIT MELISSA DOBBINS Jennifer Pharr Davis Sets Sights on Appalachian Trail’s Overall Speed Record By Hilary Hutcheson Jennifer Pharr Davis, current holder of the Women’s Speed Record for the fastest thru hike of the Appalachian Trail, is back on the Appalachian Trail, hoping to make history by