August 31, 2015
Essex County braille trail opens the woods for blind hikers
For his Eagle Scout project, Jack Haynie decided to install a Braille trail throughout the Manchester-Essex Woods (Massachusetts). He was inspired after his former Scout Leader, Fred Rossi, attended a presentation by Trevor Thomas, the first blind person to complete a solo hike of the Appalachian Trail in 2008.
To read more about this exciting new Braille trail please visit: BostonGlobe.com