A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
Date: 2016 Jun 3, 05:40 -0700
The story of the lost woman is here:
She had a poor sense of direction but, after 1000 miles, insisted on continuing when her hiking buddy had to leave. She apparently didn't panic but, as has been mentioned, she was close enough to the AT for someone to hear a whistle.