Summary Of Into The Wild By Jon Krakauer

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Into the Wild was written by Jon Krakauer and describes the life of a young man named Christopher Johnson McCandless. Chris also went by the name of Alexander Supertramp, or Alex, to most people who he came across in order to stay off the grid. Chris ultimately abandoned his old way of life to achieve his long-term dream of visiting the Alaskan wilderness and living solely off the land. Throughout his journey, Chris hitchhiked his way to almost all of his locations. One of the people he met was Jim Gallien. Jim Gallien picked up Chris outside of Fairbanks and drove him to Stampede Trail. On the way, Jim began to realize that Chris was not the average hitchhiker. Chris was much smarter than the other hitchhikers. Jim also went against Chris’s

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