Dan Bruce

Bruce, "Wingfoot," is widely recognized as the expert on Appalachian Trail thru-hiking. In the past dozen years, he has donated more than 40,000 hours of volunteer service to hikers and trail organizations. When not out hiking, he gives seminars on backpacking, serves as a consultant to manufacturers of backpacking gear, and promotes citizen involvement in the protection of the Appalachian Trail's wild lands and wilderness values.