Most people seek out the Appalachian Trail to find peace. Paul Stiffler seeks out the Appalachian Trail to find opportunity. Affectionately dubbed Ponytail Paul, he’s built an incredible reputation as a “Trail Angel”, honing the opportunity to serve thru-hikers along the Appalachian Trail’s 2,186-mile journey. Watch his awesome story, presented by REI. It’ll restore your faith in humanity and it’s sure to fuel your wanderlust.