Walking one step at a time, living life one day at a time

KENT — Located only about a mile from the Appalachian Trail (AT), Kent has long been a favorite stop for

thru-hikers. In 2015 Sam Ducharme was one of those many intrepid adventurers to stop in the town on his journey from Georgia to Maine. 

In a talk sponsored by the Kent Memorial Library on Saturday, Jan. 20, at Town Hall, Ducharme shared his experiences about the six months it took him to hike the 2,200-mile long trail.

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