Collections : Events : 2011 Jennifer Pharr Davis Lecture/Book Signing

Jennifer Pharr Davis grew up in the mountains of North Carolina, where she developed a love for hiking at an early age. At twenty-one, Jennifer hiked the Appalachian Trail as a solo female and fell in love with long-distance hiking. Jennifer has written for Trail Runner Magazine, Away.com, and is a frequent contributor to Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine and has written two guidebooks. She lives in Asheville, North Carolina, with her husband, and is the owner of and founder of Blue Ridge Hiking Co.