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Bob Stewart Tuscarora Trail (PA, MD, WV, VA) Unsupported Complete - New FKT!
Billy "Wahoo" Meredith Triple Crown of Thru-Hiking (USA) Self-supported In progress

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  • carolmillertime10:
    Super impressive and glad to see Three Eagle getting on the map! Beautiful trail. 
  • dcblakey:
    Hey Jason, I'm thinking of giving this a go on Saturday (my first FKT attempt). Where did you store your bike when you transitioned to the run to the summit? I'm thinking of doing this solo but don't know what my bike would be doing while I ran to… read more »
  • Mickaël BERTHON:
    I will start my FKT attempt on the GR5 the September 10th. Follow the adventure on my website or my Fb
  • Matthew Thackwray:
    Thanks James for posting this up and for the detailed run report. I'm going to have a go this Friday (19 August). I'll be heading clockwise from White Wells in Ilkley. Planning to be self-supported and to try and break 10 hours. Wish me luck!
  • vancleave:
    I don’t think there is a “standard route” and I’ve only ever heard locals call it “the cirque.” I’ve never heard “the ring of fire”—seems like a silly name in any case. For what it’s worth. I’ll do a speed attempt on it this fall.