Comments for: Family of missing Appalachian Trail hiker ponders her fate

Posted Aug. 24, 2013, at 8:11 a.m.
Last modified Aug. 25, 2013, at 5:50 p.m.

She was 200 miles from her goal, the rocky Maine mountain that marks the northern end of the Appalachian Trail. She had been in touch with her husband just that morning. She had said a cheery hello to other hikers, who snapped her photo before she turned toward the peaks …

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