colorado trail

2017 Adventure: Mini Triple Crown

2017 Adventure: Mini Triple Crown

After completing the Appalachian Trail in September of 2016, I almost immediately started looking for my next adventure - despite having sworn during several moments of my AT thru to...

Mar 29, 2017 : Nichole Young
A Photographic Journey of the Colorado Trail

A Photographic Journey of the Colorado Trail

On August 2, 2016, I stepped off the plane at Denver International Airport wearing trail runners, a new pack, and a giant sunhat. I was about to start hiking the Colorado Trail....

Nov 20, 2016 : Kat Ignatova
How a Warm-Blooded Southerner Preps for the Colorado Trail

How a Warm-Blooded Southerner Preps for the Colorado Trail

Date: November 2014 Location: Grayson Highlands, VA Temps: below freezing Snow fall: more than I'd ever seen in my life (somewhat facetious) We were two days away from the end...

Jan 30, 2016 : High Five
Three Gems in the Triple Crown of Hiking

Three Gems in the Triple Crown of Hiking

The Triple Crown The oldest of them all, the green tunnel blazed by white, the Appalachian Trail.   The Pacific Crest trail, where the highest peaks of the Sierra ebb...

Jan 4, 2016 : Caet Cash
86 Absolutely Stunning Photos from the Colorado Trail [Part II]

86 Absolutely Stunning Photos from the Colorado Trail [Part II]

This is part two of a two-part series of our 315-mile trek along the Colorado Trail.  Get caught up with fancy mirrorless camera.  I use an iPhone 5.  The few...

Oct 8, 2015 : Zach
86 Incredible Photos from the Colorado Trail (Part I)

86 Incredible Photos from the Colorado Trail (Part I)

The Colorado Trail, one of the country's premier long trails, is 486 miles in length, runs from Denver (technically, Littleton) to Durango, and most importantly, sits conveniently in my backyard.

Oct 1, 2015 : Zach
My Colorado Trail Gear List: The September Edition

My Colorado Trail Gear List: The September Edition

In a hot minute, I will be taking on a 315-mile section of the Colorado Trail, from Durango to Leadville.  This will put me just a few miles shy of completing the entire...

Sep 9, 2015 : Zach
Hiking the Colorado Trail: Segment 18 and 19(ish)

Hiking the Colorado Trail: Segment 18 and 19(ish)

In my continued quest to section hike the Colorado Trail during the next year, I decided to take on a couple of the western sections not currently covered in snow- segments 18 and 19,...

Jun 21, 2015 : Zach
Hiking the Colorado Trail: Segment 1 and 2

Hiking the Colorado Trail: Segment 1 and 2

I am blessed to live within a 30-minute drive of the Colorado Trail.  One of the country's premier long trails, stretching from Denver (technically, Littleton) to Durango, the Colorado Trail winds

Jun 6, 2015 : Zach