Man walking across America visits Roanoke

Los Angeles man has been walking for almost seven months

ROANOKE, Va. - A Los Angeles man who has been walking across the country since February has made his way through Roanoke, with his next major stops planned in Washington, D.C. and New York City.

Ryan Ray has traveled roughly 2,600 miles from the Pacific Ocean, staying with various host families along the way. He spent one night in Roanoke and is expected to stay with a family in Buchanan next. Tuesday marks day 152 of his journey.

To follow his progress and see more scenes of his trip, go to Walk2NY.com to be directed to his Facebook page, or visit RyanRay.com.

We caught up with Ray on Peters Creek Road in Roanoke County. You can watch the full interview above.


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