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Alger’s Willow Gebhard overcame adversity on Pacific Crest Trail

Wildfires forced a change of plans

An unnamed hiker took a photo of Willow Gebhard from above.
An unnamed hiker took a photo of Willow Gebhard, 19, on Glen Pass in Kings Canyon National Park in the Eastern Sierra. Gebhard, of Alger, completed the 2,650-mile Pacific Crest Trail from Mexico to Canada despite wildfires. (Photo courtesy of Willow Gebhard)
By Elliott Almond CDN Contributor
Willow Gebhard knew she would not finish the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) after rounding a corner in th
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