Wayah Bald Tower
Location: Wayah Bald Shelter (120.8 miles)

After another fine free breakfast at the First Baptist Church, got the 9 am shuttle back to the trail.

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Franklin Baptist Church Hikers Breakfast
Location: Franklin, NC (109.8 miles)

Thursday was mostly low-key. Woke up around 7 for free breakfast (pancakes and bacon) by the First Baptist Church of Franklin, NC, who gives free food to hikers every morning for about a month during the NOBO bubble. Went back to Motor Company Grill for another burger, got a free shuttle to the local Wal-Mart for resupply (I almost certainly have way too much food right now, but more snacks I can eat during the day, so I should be in better condition by the time I make it to camp.)

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Stream and Waterfalls
Location: Winding Stair Gap / Franklin NC (109.8 miles)

Started off today a little sluggish, but my thigh felt much improved. Beast, Loon, and Verge all went on ahead while I was still packing up my tent.

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100 Miles
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 10:56 am
Location: Albert Mountain Fire Tower (100.1 miles)

After a steep climb, a major milestone: 100 miles!

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Location: Betty Creek Gap Campsite (97.6 miles)

Today started off cold, and rather than use a lot of fuel to heat almost-freezing water and a cookpot, I just had some cereal bars for breakfast.

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