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Hiker Intro: How I Became a Metalhead Hiker and Why I’m Hiking The Colorado Trail/CDT

Hiker Intro: How I Became a Metalhead Hiker and Why I’m Hiking The Colorado Trail/CDT

How I became a hiker and used this hobby to turn my life around. Why hard rock and heavy metal music had an influence on my life and mentality towards...

Apr 6, 2021 : Chris
The Beer Drinker’s Guide: Best Breweries on the Colorado Trail

The Beer Drinker’s Guide: Best Breweries on the Colorado Trail

Are you a Colorado Trail hiker? Do you love beer? If so, you've come to the right place. The Colorado Trail is a beer lover's dream hike. Not only do...

Oct 6, 2020 : Kelly Floro
Colorado Trail Segment 11B-12: The Solo Trip

Colorado Trail Segment 11B-12: The Solo Trip

Drumroll please: I quit my job! Long before the pandemic I’d hoped to quit my job earlier this summer to thru-hike about ¾ of the Colorado Trail. As everyone can...

Sep 14, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail Segment 11A + Mt. Elbert: The Water

Colorado Trail Segment 11A + Mt. Elbert: The Water

Section hiking the Colorado Trail while working full-time requires some creativity. It isn’t always possible to hike an entire segment in a weekend, so I broke Segment 11 into two...

Sep 14, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail: Segments 9-11

Colorado Trail: Segments 9-11

Update from the Igloo Hiiii friends. I wanted to pop on to give you all an update. My trail fam and I finished Segments 9, 10, and 11, but we're...

Sep 9, 2020 : Alicia Pacalo
Jeff “Legend” Garmire Breaks Colorado Trail FKT

Jeff “Legend” Garmire Breaks Colorado Trail FKT

Jeff “Legend” Garmire has broken the unsupported speed record for a thru-hike of the Colorado Trail, completing the west to east hike in nine days, eight hours, 18 minutes. The...

Sep 6, 2020 : Kelly Floro
Colorado Trail: Segments 1-8

Colorado Trail: Segments 1-8

WOW! What a fun week it's been. I met some incredible humans on trail, and have found myself a wonderful little tramily. It took me just over five days to...

Sep 5, 2020 : Alicia Pacalo
Jeff “Legend” Garmire Begins Colorado Trail FKT Attempt

Jeff “Legend” Garmire Begins Colorado Trail FKT Attempt

Jeff “Legend” Garmire set out on the Colorado Trail at 6:52 MST Friday morning with a 32-pound pack and an ambitious goal to thru-hike the entire trail in under 10...

Aug 28, 2020 : Kelly Floro
Colorado Trail Segment 7: The Black Diamond

Colorado Trail Segment 7: The Black Diamond

Segment 7 of the Colorado Trail links Breckenridge to Copper Mountain - a twenty minute drive along the highway, but a six hour trek that gains more than 3,600 feet...

Aug 26, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail Segment 10 and Mount Massive: The Clouds

Colorado Trail Segment 10 and Mount Massive: The Clouds

In May, I’d completed Segments 1-5 of the Colorado Trail. In June, I didn’t hike a single mile. In July, I was back! And this time, I added a side...

Aug 22, 2020 : Rachel