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Lauriep
10-19-2013, 15:21
Some of you may know that Hanover has worked very hard in recent years to make the town more hiker-friendly. If you would be willing to email the good folks at the Howe library a photo of yourself from your hike with a few words of thanks or appreciation, it would be a small act that would mean a lot to the members of the community and inspire them to continue providing services for hikers.

Here is a message I received from the directory of the library, who works with the Friends of the A.T. in Hanover.



The Howe Library in Hanover, NH is seeking photos of AT hikers who visited Hanover. They will be posted on our large AT map that features many photos of other hikers. This is part of our AT-appreciation initiative. Please send a photo to mary.h.white@thehowe.org. Comments are also welcomed/encouraged and will be posted with the photos. Howe Library users greatly enjoy seeing these wonderful pictures.

Laurie Potteiger
ATC

Teacher & Snacktime
10-19-2013, 23:24
I can send a few photos of the hikers Snacktime and I met in Hanover on one of our trail magic days. It's not first hand, but they're in Hanover, and they're happy!

Lauriep
10-20-2013, 08:21
Teacher & Snacktime,

I'm the folks in Hanover would appreciate it!

Laurie

FarmerChef
10-20-2013, 14:47
I can email a photo too, Laurie. We had a great time in Hanover and enjoyed the Pizza! We also loved that there was a picnic table outside the grocery store. That was our resupply point for the reminder of our trip and that table made it very convenient to portion out the food.

Cro-Mag
10-20-2013, 16:07
I can send a few photos of the hikers Snacktime and I met in Hanover on one of our trail magic days. It's not first hand, but they're in Hanover, and they're happy!
Hey Teacher and Snacktime!

I received some awesome trail magic from you during my thruhike this year. Hiker Mom was having a NOBO pass out the little bags of goodies. It was a great treat and I wanted to say thank you!

-Salad Days

Lauriep
10-21-2013, 08:19
I can email a photo too, Laurie. We had a great time in Hanover and enjoyed the Pizza! We also loved that there was a picnic table outside the grocery store. That was our resupply point for the reminder of our trip and that table made it very convenient to portion out the food.

Awesome, FarmerChef! A picture and a few sentences of appreciation like that will go such a long way.

HikerMom58
10-21-2013, 09:57
Hey Teacher and Snacktime!

I received some awesome trail magic from you during my thruhike this year. Hiker Mom was having a NOBO pass out the little bags of goodies. It was a great treat and I wanted to say thank you!

-Salad Days

Aww... thanks for coming back on and thanking Teacher & Snacktime, Salad Days!! Those treat bags are a very well thought out treat bag. So glad you enjoyed it!

Teacher & Snacktime are the BEST!! Teacher is Snacktime's gramma. Snacktime is 11 years old and home schooled by Teacher. She is a great role model for her grandson in showing/teaching him ways to do random acts of kindness. They both love the outdoors and love to hike the AT. I think they have a pic of you with ur treat bag.... Here you go!!

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Special thanks to B-Rocket for handing them out!! Thanks again- Salad Days :D I bet your thru-hike was great!!

Zippy Morocco
10-21-2013, 10:40
I am in. Diddo and I enjoyed our stay in Hanover very much. It is incredible how they have come together to welcome the hikers.

FarmerChef
10-21-2013, 14:37
I can email a photo too, Laurie. We had a great time in Hanover and enjoyed the Pizza! We also loved that there was a picnic table outside the grocery store. That was our resupply point for the reminder of our trip and that table made it very convenient to portion out the food.

Email sent.

Terry7
10-22-2013, 08:34
email sent

Lauriep
10-22-2013, 11:27
email sent

Thanks, Terry (and Farmer Chef, again).

I love to see the way members the Trail community come together and support each other and help make things better for future hikers.

Terry7
10-23-2013, 08:11
24594:) Its not Hanover, buts its a good picture.