Everyone is hiking these days. Especially on long-distance trails. Hiking is surging in popularity not only across the U.S., but all around the world. Experts aren’t positive why this is happening, but believe one reason is the popularity of the book “Wild” by Cheryl Strayed. The book was published in 2012 and was later made into an equally popular movie starring Reese Witherspoon. And it was right around 2012 when people began lacing up their boots in earnest.
As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.