Continental Divide Trail Bloggers

Following Your Primal Instinct

Following Your Primal Instinct

*** I'm laying on rock and crude dirt somewhere in the high desert of Montana. My top turns brown from the fine soil beneath me. I do that often. Sprawl...

Dec 3, 2016 : Dora the Explorer
A Retrospective Update From the CDT: WYOMING

A Retrospective Update From the CDT: WYOMING

Walking through the state of snow and high elevation, the need to stop and take zero days to recover was something I took advantage of fully. I also played a...

Nov 15, 2016 : Katie Brown
A Retrospective Update From the CDT: Oh Colorado!

A Retrospective Update From the CDT: Oh Colorado!

Colorado, let me count the ways. I left off in

Nov 10, 2016 : Katie Brown
My zero day in Nevereverland

My zero day in Nevereverland

Let me start off by saying that fairytales really do exist. No, maybe not the kind you're thinking of...the lovey dovey knight in shining armour kind. This will not be...

Jul 28, 2016 : Dora the Explorer
Sunday in Silver City

Sunday in Silver City

Silver City is a GEM! On Sunday, we had to zero because we had to go the post office on Monday. We had to send a resupply to Pie Town...

Apr 27, 2016 : Victoria Wilkinson
A Zero in Lordsburg

A Zero in Lordsburg

Laundry and Resupply and a Surprise Zero, Oh My! We arrived in Lordsburg early on April 5th, and we stopped by the EconoLodge to see Radar and collect some maps...

Apr 27, 2016 : Victoria Wilkinson
There’s a First Time for Everything: Crazy Cook to Lordsburg, Five Nights in the Desert

There’s a First Time for Everything: Crazy Cook to Lordsburg, Five Nights in the Desert

Off-Roading Adventure Shuttle I've taken my fair share of hiker shuttles. When I hiked the AT, I squashed myself into several minivans packed full of hiker trash on our way...

Apr 27, 2016 : Victoria Wilkinson
Traveling West: New Jersey to New Mexico

Traveling West: New Jersey to New Mexico

One Trail, Three Termini The Continental Divide Trail (CDT) has three southern termini: Crazy Cook Monument, Antelope Wells, NM, and Columbus, NM. Charlie and I chose the Crazy Cook Monument....

Apr 6, 2016 : Victoria Wilkinson
Seven Months Later

Seven Months Later

Einstein said the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. My husband and I might very well be crazy. My name...

Mar 28, 2016 : Victoria Wilkinson