For Walk Across America
, he "tied" on a pair of sneakers and moved along the maps on each unit, marking the progress.
Jenkins' A Walk Across America
gave him the courage to try to live out that dream.
I chose this area," he said, "because it was one of the areas I walked through during my 2008 Walk Across America
and the folks here took me in and treated me very well.
In each selection, Muir imparts his awe of people and nature and his growing understanding of America's geology, flora, and fauna--from life on his family's Wisconsin farm to his walk across America
to the Sierra Mountains and his experience on an Alaskan glacier.
But that encounter last fall on a Tennessee roadside was among many amazing moments during his walk across America
- "A Journey for 9/11.
Hill of Leicester talks to Kenwood Diner owner Phyllis Warner during a lunch stop in Spencer on his walk across America
Several years ago, she completed a 3,200-mile, 14-month walk across America
to bring attention to campaign finance reform.
Hill's Walk across America
notebooks for President-elect Barack Obama.
You find that a three-block journey on crutches is like your own personal Walk Across America