Gust is up for the Challenge. Are you?
Full name: Gust Stephen Diamantoni
How long you’ve been hiking: 3 years
Earliest memory of hiking or most memorable hiking experience: Meeting lots of new people along the trails.
Why you decided to take the 100-Mile Trail Challenge: For the ice cream reward at the end.
Your #1 favorite hiking trail in Pennsylvania, and why it’s your favorite: The Appalachian Trail.
Your favorite thing about hiking: Getting pictures along the way.
Who’s sponsoring you so far (friends, family, coworkers, hiking club, etc.): My mom and my Bube so far.
How you heard about or first got involved with KTA: Steve Aldridge
Advice to new hikers: Do a great job.
The one thing you’ll never hit the trail without: Morgan, Morgan’s dad, my camelback, and snacks.