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Gail Lowe is in the middle of her journey along the North Country Trail. She hiked through the Park Rapids area last week. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Anna Erickson

One year goal: North Country Trail hiker passes through lakes area

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Hiker Gail Lowe is on a mission to become the first woman to hike the entire North Country National Scenic Trail within a year.

Lowe stayed in Park Rapids Monday night with Bruce and Linda Johnson, who are avid hikers and promoters of the Itasca Moraine Chapter of the North Country Trail.


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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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