Trying Something New
Over the previous summer, Amelia left New York to travel out west, camping in the national parks along the coasts of California and Washington. This time, she set her sights on somewhere she had never been before.
Once the school year drew to a close, Amelia practiced hiking the Appalachian Trail with her father in Virginia to prepare her for what was to come. When June arrived, Amelia said goodbye and left for Anchorage, Alaska, where she was supposed to meet a friend…