One Man's Mission to Put the 'Out' in Outdoors

Is Minnesota house to the authentic Forrest Gump? Minneapolis-primarily based Mikah Meyer is functioning two hundred miles throughout the condition as we produce this—he’s now designed the trek from the South Dakota border to the Twin Metropolitan areas and is at this time hoofing from the State Capitol to Stillwater, the ultimate halt in his journey. Wave wildly if you see him.

“I’m certainly a small (a good deal?) ridiculous,” Meyer states. “My model of adventuring I contact ‘Travel Over and above Convention’ since I are inclined to not just ‘run with ideas’—I operate marathons with them (or throughout states, evidently).”

Not like Forrest Gump however, Meyer is basically functioning for a lead to. Impressed by the murder of George Floyd in May well and Delight Thirty day period in June, he embarked on the 38-working day journey, which will complete on Nationwide Coming Out Day, Sunday, October 11th

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