Noted blind Appalachian Trail thru-hiker Bill Irwin loses battle with prostate cancer


Please follow this link to Bill Irwin’s page for information about his hike and his life, and check out the video below.

http://www.billirwin.org/home.html

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Filed under Appalachian Trail, Backpacking, Bill Irwin, Blindness, Hiking, The Appalachian Trail, Timothy J. Hodges

One response to “Noted blind Appalachian Trail thru-hiker Bill Irwin loses battle with prostate cancer

  1. I hiked stretches of the AT in New England in the ’90s. One day, in Vermont, along came Bill and his companion German Shepard, Orient. It was a very special moment.

    Javelin

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