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CDT Gear List, Part 4: Electronics, Miscellaneous, and Snow Gear

CDT Gear List, Part 4: Electronics, Miscellaneous, and Snow Gear

In this fourth post in the series on gear I'll be bringing for my CDT thru-hike, I'll get into electronics, miscellaneous, cold weather gear, and snow gear. If you've missed...

Jan 19, 2019 : Emma
Finding My Place Through the Art of Workcation

Finding My Place Through the Art of Workcation

I worked in the art and antique industry my whole life. If there is one thing I've learned about art, it is that it is subjective. What is gorgeous and...

Jan 14, 2019 : Dosu ? Kinuta
ProjectMOVE: My Triple Crown Attempt

ProjectMOVE: My Triple Crown Attempt

And it begins. Growing up I truly never would have thought I would be leaving my job, family, friends, and most importantly, a real bed. On purpose. But here I...

Jan 14, 2019 : Parker Semin
Let Me Introduce Myself; I’m Yard Sale

Let Me Introduce Myself; I’m Yard Sale

Hello there. First off, thanks for taking interest in my blog. I’m so excited to share my journey along the CDT with you. So, if you’re going to be a...

Jan 14, 2019 : Elysha Dyer
Gear List, Part 3: Tools, Toiletries, Medical Kit, Repair

Gear List, Part 3: Tools, Toiletries, Medical Kit, Repair

Time has come to dive into the third part of my CDT gear list. If you missed the first part, on my big three, is here. Now let's look at...

Jan 14, 2019 : Emma
The Continental Divide Trail – The PhD of the Thru-Hikes

The Continental Divide Trail – The PhD of the Thru-Hikes

Salt Lake City, Sunday Jan. 13: While working on a grant for my PhD dissertation, I thought about the saying of "The CDT - The PhD of the thru-hikes." In...

Jan 13, 2019 : Caroline "Earthcake"
CDT Gear List, Part 2: Cookware, Water, and Food Storage

CDT Gear List, Part 2: Cookware, Water, and Food Storage

In my tiny BRS Stove that weighs a mere 0.9 ounces to boil water in a TOAKS long handle spoon. I carry a BIC mini lighter and usually a small...

Jan 12, 2019 : Emma
CDT Gear List, Part 1: My Big Three

CDT Gear List, Part 1: My Big Three

It's a new year and most of us aspiring thru-hikers are in the midst of planning our upcoming adventure. What gear to bring, and not to bring, is one of...

Jan 10, 2019 : Emma
CDT T-90 Days: A Status Report

CDT T-90 Days: A Status Report

Are you feeling the excitement yet, fellow aspiring thru-hikers? I sure am. It hit me once the Christmas leftovers were all eaten, and the New Year’s champagne was all gone....

Jan 7, 2019 : Emma
The Trail Helped Me Become Who I Already Am

The Trail Helped Me Become Who I Already Am

With light feet I followed the trail as it made its final turn before coming to an end at the shelter that marks the summit of Mount Whitney. I paused...

Dec 19, 2018 : Emma