Twig Adventures

Announcing the Continental Divide Trail

So I’ve been planning for this trail for about 2 months now, which I guess is the next logical step after already having hiked the CT, TA and PCT. But it goes deeper than that. My very first long-distance hiking goal from 20 some years ago, when I first became a backpacker, was to hike the CDT through Colorado, my home state. Now that I know I can do much more than that, why not the whole thing? Yes, I will hike the whole CDT. I am going for what I call “the slightly Dyslexic Triple Crown.” The official Triple Crown amounts to hiking the Appalachian Trail (AT or TA if you’re dyslexic), PCT, and CDT, usually in that order.[…]

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