How To Just Keep Walking (Even When It Hurts)

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Now there’s something anyone who’s ever hiked a long trail can identify with. The value of thru-hiking goes way behind the physical.

“I needed to figure out how to move forward even though I felt like I couldn’t, and enduring so much physical suffering taught me how to endure emotional suffering. When you have to walk over all types of terrain through all kinds of weather with a very heavy pack on your back, it teaches you something vital about how to move forward and how to just keep walking even when you can’t …”
—Cheryl Strayed

Last modified: March 12, 2015

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