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Posted: Sunday, December 16, 2012 8:45 pm | Updated: 10:04 pm, Sun Dec 16, 2012.

Last year, Waynesboro native Jeff Nicholson was hanging around town when he saw a few hikers with a sign at the intersection of Rosser Avenue and Main Street. It read, “We will buy your boat.”

The individuals wanted to purchase a canoe or kayak to ride the South River all the way to Harper’s Ferry, W.Va., all part of the Appalachian Trail’s approximately 2,200-mile path from Georgia to Maine.

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