How Cheryl Strayed Felt Her Mother's Presence on the Pacific Crest Trail

Season 3 Episode 307
Aired on 07/22/2012 | CC
The loss of her beloved mother was one of the impetuses for Wild author Cheryl Strayed's solo hike along the Pacific Crest Trail. Though her mother had been gone for three years, Cheryl says she felt her mother's presence throughout her journey. Watch as Cheryl explains how an animal encounter only amplified that feeling.

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