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How to Hike the Colorado Trail with David Fanning: Seasons, Trail Towns, and Extra Experiences (BPR #247)

How to Hike the Colorado Trail with David Fanning: Seasons, Trail Towns, and Extra Experiences (BPR #247)

In today’s episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are chatting all things Colorado Trail. Rachel, who filled in for Zach, and Chaunce are joined by David Fanning,...

Apr 1, 2024 : Backpacker Radio
My 5 Biggest Regrets From My Colorado Trail Thru-Hike

My 5 Biggest Regrets From My Colorado Trail Thru-Hike

I did a lot of things right on my Colorado Trail thru-hike. I finished the 486-mile trail with no major gear failures or lasting injuries and came away with wonderful...

Jan 22, 2024 : Katie Jackson
Colorado Trail: Segments 1-6 Waterton Canyon to Breckenridge

Colorado Trail: Segments 1-6 Waterton Canyon to Breckenridge

Welp, in true Runway fashion, I am about 5 months late in posting my blogs of my Colorado trail thru hike. Processing a long trail can be a truly LONG...

Jan 5, 2024 : Kira Melendez
Ranking the Colorado Trail Segments: 100% Subjective, Completely True

Ranking the Colorado Trail Segments: 100% Subjective, Completely True

The 486 miles between Denver and Durango on the Colorado Trail (CT) weave through six wilderness areas, eight mountain ranges, and five major river systems. The Colorado Trail Foundation calls...

Jan 3, 2024 : Katie Jackson
Backpacker Radio #230 | Bennett Lee on Caving and His Calendar Year “Half” Triple Crown, Plus Rachel’s Colorado Trail Hike

Backpacker Radio #230 | Bennett Lee on Caving and His Calendar Year “Half” Triple Crown, Plus Rachel’s Colorado Trail Hike

In today’s episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Bennett Lee, an avid caver, backpacker, and photographer. This year Bennett attempted the calendar year triple...

Dec 4, 2023 : Backpacker Radio
11 Tips I Wish I’d Known Before Hiking the Colorado Trail

11 Tips I Wish I’d Known Before Hiking the Colorado Trail

The Colorado Trail was my first ever thru-hike. As a deeply anxious individual, I spent the months leading up to my start date frantically scouring the Internet for "The Tips"...

Nov 22, 2023 : Katie Jackson
I DID IT! Last Day on the Colorado Trail

I DID IT! Last Day on the Colorado Trail

I seem to be trying to set a speed record on the final mile. People keep smiling at me, wishing me luck, and telling me how close I am to...

Nov 16, 2023 : Ruth
Backpacker Radio #227 | Brady Geilenfeldt on Hiking the Colorado Trail as a Deaf Person

Backpacker Radio #227 | Brady Geilenfeldt on Hiking the Colorado Trail as a Deaf Person

In today’s episode of Backpacker Radio presented by The Trek, we are joined by Brady Geilenfeldt. Brady, known on trail as Undies, thru-hiked the Colorado Trail this year. What makes...

Nov 13, 2023 : Backpacker Radio
The Last Time Over 12,000 Feet: Colorado Trail Day 21

The Last Time Over 12,000 Feet: Colorado Trail Day 21

There, straight from where he points, is Durango. This is my first time seeing it. I walked here with my own two feet. Suddenly the emotion that didn’t appear at...

Nov 12, 2023 : Ruth
A Day in the Life on the Colorado Trail: Day 20

A Day in the Life on the Colorado Trail: Day 20

Somehow, I have hiked clear to September. August seems to have both flown by and taken forever, but mostly I feel that September crept up much faster than I expected....

Nov 9, 2023 : Ruth