The Cactus Eaters
Publish date: October 13th 2009
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
, Non Fiction
, Sports And Games
(Description nicked from B&N.com.) “The Pacific Crest Trail stretches from Mexico to Canada, a distance of 2,650 grueling, sun-scorched, bear-infested miles. When Dan White and his girlfriend announced their intention to hike it, Dan's parents—among others—thought they were nuts. How could two peo...
Dan and his girlfriend Allison are in their mid-20s and decide to quit their jobs and hike the 2600 mile Pacific Coast trail from Mexico to Canada. They are pure amateurs when they start, but settle into the hike. Circumstance keeps them from finishing the trail before winter, and then an injury p...