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Alternately, Alternates

Alternately, Alternates

The first section of Colorado is done. There’s still so much snow. The Continental Divide Trail is already a choose your own adventure trail. The official route isn’t a continuous...

Jun 27, 2019 : Bryan Walsh
Out of the Sand and into the Snow

Out of the Sand and into the Snow

On the day that Josh and I left Ghost Ranch we dillydallied, slow to wake up, to pack, to say goodbye to friends who weren’t heading north, to leave. The...

Jun 26, 2019 : Pilar Schmidt
One State Down

One State Down

After making it back to official trail we found ourselves weaving through meadows and up small grassy balds for the morning. It was absolutely stunning; the only downside was the...

Jun 24, 2019 : Elysha Dyer
Time to Flip

Time to Flip

A CDT thru-hike update from Hungry Cat as he prepares for one last Colorado segment before flipping to Wyoming to hike south.

Jun 23, 2019 : Hungry Cat
A Few of My Favorite Things: Zeros, Canyon, and Breakfast

A Few of My Favorite Things: Zeros, Canyon, and Breakfast

Admission: I’m a proud member of Team Double Zero! I love having one day to do town chores and one day to be absolutely lazy. So when Krafty suggested we...

Jun 18, 2019 : Elysha Dyer
Hiking with Frankenstein

Hiking with Frankenstein

An update on my CDT thru-hike and how I pieced together a lower-elevation route to continue moving north through Colorado.

Jun 15, 2019 : Hungry Cat
Where the Deer and the Antelope Roam, Part Two

Where the Deer and the Antelope Roam, Part Two

Back in Chama. Right where we left off a week ago. It seems so distant after this excursion up to Wyoming. After the Basin. Most things do. Plan is to...

Jun 15, 2019 : Bryan Walsh
Where the Deer and the Antelope Roam, Part One

Where the Deer and the Antelope Roam, Part One

This last section was long so I’m splitting it up into two sections. I sit in Lander wondering how best to continue. Basin is done, Wind River Range is melting...

Jun 13, 2019 : Bryan Walsh
Land of Enchantment

Land of Enchantment

New Mexico is done. The plan is set. I’m flipping up to Wyoming to let at least some of the snow melt for a week and change. The way opened...

Jun 3, 2019 : Bryan Walsh
Hiking Through Weather: Grants to Cuba

Hiking Through Weather: Grants to Cuba

After an evening in Grants we hiked out the next day, opting not to zero. Though we left in the afternoon we still planned to do about 17 miles to...

Jun 2, 2019 : Elysha Dyer