It was along the Appalachian Trail where, Elijah, 21, from Vero Beach, FL learned about WWOOFing (Worldwide Opportunities on Organic Farms). Soon he travels to Thailand, where he will work on an organic farm in exchange for food and lodging. In the future he plans to start his own organic farm back in the States.
WOOFer on the Mountain
The World Comes to Stone Mountain, Summit of a New South
Fifty-four years after Martin Luther King, Jr. proclaimed, “Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia,” a diverse community thrives atop Stone Mountain, a mountain still considered emblematic of Old South racism by some. This website humbly attempts to illustrate freedom ringing at long last and to celebrate all of the new faces that are reclaiming the mountain.