Category Archives: Hiking

Afterword – The Continental Divide Trail

Afterword - The Continental Divide Trail. CDT is advertised as a brutal, potentially lonely experience. Much of the trail isn’t a trail but a route on roads or paths beat out by the feet of hikers. My feet didn’t like hiking on gravel and paved roads.
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Day 55 – Leaving the Continental Divide Trail

Day 55 - Leaving the Continental Divide Trail. I’ve been leaning toward leaving the trail. That would give my ankles and feet a chance to recover. More importantly, I would rather spend the next three months working on my book and building my speaking business than hiking.
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Day 54 on the Continental Divide Trail

Day 54 on the Continental Divide Trail. Morning and afternoon climbs with alpine scenery. After an uneventful night, I got going at 6 am for the 5-mile walk to Copper Mountain. The forest along Guller Creek was quiet as I walked.
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