Such were the challenges facing Charlotte and Jerome. They set out to discover America - with just their two feet and packs on their backs.
These two nature loves are fulfilling a dream by hiking the Continental Divide: a 3,100-mile trail that climbs and descends the peaks of the Rocky Mountains from Canada to Mexico.
This is Jerome's first trip of this kind and he's a little nervous. But Charlotte talked him into it and three months ago they pulled on the LOWA Tempests, strapped on their packs and began the trip of a lifetime. Last we heard, they were still in great spirits and having a ball.
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