Join Trail Ambassador Paul Magnanti, Bill Manning – Executive Director or The Colorado Trail Foundation, and other experienced multi-day hikers, who will give a quick overview of their hiking backgrounds (i.e. AT, PCT, CT, CDT, etc.) and then offer their opinions on inquiries from the audience. Come prepared to ask questions about clothing and gear choices, menu planning, weather and altitude considerations, and the unique aspects of each long trail. Get advice on logistical issues such as how to get to the trailhead, the best maps and guide books, the ease of resupply (including stove fuel), available water sources, and the best places to spend a zero day.
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Over five years ago my brother and husband did a one-week section hike of the Appalachian trail in Virginia. It had always been a passion for each of them to hike the entire trail but time, work and other obligations would always deter that plan. So, instead they agreed to section hike it each year with […]