Trails

Phelan sets sights on breaking Florida National Scenic Trail speed record

Phelan sets sights on breaking Florida National Scenic Trail speed record

Phil Phelan loves to hike, but it wasn’t until five years ago that he started doing it professionally. His decision to go that route came at a time in his life things weren’t going so well. He was in the construction business and then went into sales, but the recession hurt business. “Life was tough,” […]

Despite changes, Panhandle Trace Hike a success

Despite changes, Panhandle Trace Hike a success

Despite the hike being shortened due to weather and a military mission, the 2015 Panhandle Trace Hike was a success. “I thought it went well, said Christine Hale, who led the nine-day hike for the second year in a row. “We had to change the schedule a little bit because of the weather and a […]