4260 KM

2000 - 4 MONTHS 6 DAYS

She crossed USA on foot alone, from the Canadian border to the Mexican border

A journey filled with of obstacles, forest fires, bears … and police, who subjected Sarah to her first ever arrest.

Mojave Desert, California

With infernal temperatures, I faced alone my first crossing of the desert.

Washington

Alone in the woods, I hang my food up in the trees, in hopes that the grizzlies won’t steal it overnight.

High Sierra, California

I experienced my first mountain scare, narrowly escaping a avalanche up north. I will have to wait six days at the top, before being able to finally get down, one morning at 3 am when the snow became hard enough.

© Sarah Marquis - All rights reserved