CC’s Outdoor Journal; Boots to Birks set off on AT adventure

Clay and Lindsay Smith, along with their dog, Hunter are seen here among their masses of preparation for their 160-day-long journey on the Appalachian Trail. They will be hiking the 2,185-miles northbound from Georgia. (Times photo by Cherri Crockett)

ANDOVER- As you’re sitting down to read this story, Clay and Lindsay Smith will have successfully traversed about 100 miles of the Appalachian Trail. The couple started their adventure from Springer Mountain in Georgia last Wednesday. After dedicating almost ten years of his life to military life, getting blown up while in Afghanistan and suffering […]