NC Hiking Trail to Help Veterans Transition to Civilian Life

BREVARD, N.C. -- Helping veterans recover from wartime trauma with a long walk in the woods.

Warrior Expeditions provides a transition to civilian life through the healing effects of long distance hiking.

A fundraiser in Brevard brought word that the popular Mountains to Sea Trail will be added to the program next year.

It offers veterans the equipment, food and lodging they need to complete the journey.

Warrior Expeditions also helps veterans find employment by partnering with job placement companies and hiring services.