Make a trail map of the Appalachian Trail, pointing out all the spots Bryson and Katz stopped.
Send a Postcard
Choose one of the towns where Bryson and Katz stopped and make an illustrated post card to send home. Draw a picture on the front and a message about your hike on the back.
Things to Pack
Pretend to be going on the Appalachian Trail with Bryson. Make a list of all the gear you would pack in your backpack for the hike. Label each item as either a necessity or optional.
Change the Ending
Rewrite the final two chapters of the book, changing the events that take place.
Keep a Journal
Pretend to be Bryson, writing in a journal entry each day about the different places you and Katz are stopping and the sights you are seeing along the trail.
Word Search Puzzle
This section contains 572 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)