Section Hiking

Colorado Trail Segments 4-5: The Bail

Colorado Trail Segments 4-5: The Bail

I capped off three straight weekends of CT section hiking with something of a grand finale: two sections of trail, more than 30 miles, over four days. At least, that...

Aug 16, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail Segment 3: The Bikers

Colorado Trail Segment 3: The Bikers

You’ve heard it before: after hiking the previous segment the previous weekend, I was geared up for the next! For the third weekend in a row, I continued my path...

Aug 9, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail Segment 2: The Burn Scar

Colorado Trail Segment 2: The Burn Scar

After backpacking Segment 1 the previous weekend, I was hooked on hiking another segment as soon as possible. Given my job and life situation, I didn’t (and still don’t) really...

Aug 8, 2020 : Rachel
Colorado Trail: Segment 1

Colorado Trail: Segment 1

Take yourself back to early May, mid-quarantine, and there I was. Responsibly day-hiking when possible, bonding with my cat every day while remote working, and geeking out on gear lists...

Aug 3, 2020 : Rachel
Top 5 Training Hike Takeaways

Top 5 Training Hike Takeaways

I am thru-hiking the Long Trail this summer. It will mark my longest time on trail in both mileage and days. In preparing for this hike, I read about many...

Jun 24, 2020 : Tracy (Scrappy) Buro
Sections F and G of the Great Divide Trail

Sections F and G of the Great Divide Trail

Wrapping up with Sections F and G of the Great Divide Trail (GDT). Check out the previous article on section E here.  Knock on wood, the next time I’ll be...

May 9, 2020 : Kelly McDonald
The Shakedown Squeezer: Starting Cold

The Shakedown Squeezer: Starting Cold

Preparing for a thru-hike is a grand undertaking. Find out which parts of prep were most valuable to me!

Mar 4, 2020 : Luke Howard
Section E of the Great Divide Trail

Section E of the Great Divide Trail

This is part five in a series of postings on the sections of the Great Divide Trail (Section E of the Great Divide Trail). The other articles can be found...

Feb 26, 2020 : Kelly McDonald
Section D of the Great Divide Trail

Section D of the Great Divide Trail

This is part four in a series of postings on the sections of the Great Divide Trail (Section D of the Great Divide Trail). The other articles can be found...

Feb 13, 2020 : Kelly McDonald
Section C of the Great Divide Trail

Section C of the Great Divide Trail

This is the third article in a series covering Section C of the Great Divide Trail (GDT). For Sections A and B, please see my posts here and here. Sublime Hiking...

Feb 5, 2020 : Kelly McDonald