Jennifer Pharr Davis, Fastest Person to Hike Appalachian Trail

Jennifer Pharr Davis is a woman on the move. In 46 days, 11 hours, and 20 minutes, Pharr Davis set a spreed record breaking thru-hike of the 2,182 mile Appalachian trail in the summer of 2011, hiking over 50 miles a day from 5:30 a.m. in the morning to 9 p.m.

She was named Blue Ridge Outdoors Person of the Year, a National Geographic Adventurer of the year, and her Appalachian Trail record was voted Ultrarunning Magazine’s Female Performance of 2011.

The owner and founder of Blue Ridge Hiking Company, Pharr Davis resides in Asheville, NC with her husband Brew and her daughter Charley. You can read more about her and her own adventures in her online blog at http://jenniferpharrdavis.tumblr.com/.

You can also check out http://blueridgehikingco.com/ for information about her trips, books, and media.

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Pharr Davis with her baby daughter talks to some of her fans
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Jennifer Pharr Davis, Fastest Person to Hike Appalachian Trail

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