Find out more about Cheryl Strayed's incredible 1,100-mile hike on the Pacific Crest Trail that inspired the Reese Witherspoon flick out next month


Before you head to the theater to see Reese Witherspoon in Wild next month, go behind the scenes with Cheryl Strayed, the author of the 2012 memoir that inspired it all. In this video, you'll learn more about the personal struggles that led her to hike the Pacific Crest Trail, how she prepared to battle the elements for the 1,100-mile trek, and how she came out of the journey with a new outlook on life. Plus, be sure to check out these 7 Travel Destinations That Answer the Call of the 'Wild'.