Month: July 2015

Twin Lakes

Greetings from the small community of Twin Lakes, Colorado. We have now hiked 175 miles of the Colorado Trail with 309 miles remaining. The hike is going well and the weather has improved. It’s been three days since any significant rain has fallen. We…

Breckenridge

Today we passed the 100 mile mark in our hike and we arrived in the resort community of Breckenridge, Colorado. The Colorado Trail gives up any pretense of being a wilderness experience here as the trail drops down from the mountains between a mobile…

Colorado Weather

The weather has been interesting on the Colorado Trail. It rains every day like clockwork at three PM — except on the days it rains at noon or five PM or during the night. The thunderstorms usually don’t last very long, but they can…

Colorado Trail: Waterton Canyon to Kenosha Pass

We have made it 72 miles on the Colorado Trail to Kenosha Pass where we are making a quick stop in the small town of Jefferson to resupply. The hike has been wonderful so far and we have met quite a number of fellow…