931.3 / 2500.0 miles 37.3% Campsite 1301.3

Daily posts are delayed.
Hike to Canada completed. Now in New Mexico to finish fire closure section.
Current Location: Cumbres Pass / Chama, NM (254.8 miles to go)

Saturday, June 18, 2022 8:21 pm
Location: Tank Seven Creek (669.1 miles)

A bit damp and rainy, today met a new milestone for Colorado: no snow on the trail.

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The Trail Through Pastures
Friday, June 17, 2022 10:03 pm
Location: Campsite 1019.2 (649.5 miles)

Another long day of hiking took me through cow pastures and rain as I made my way to Salida.

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Sunrise over San Luis Peak
Thursday, June 16, 2022 10:09 pm
Location: Campsite 997.9 (628.2 miles)

Today, I summited San Luis Peak, my first fourteener.

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The Morning Forest
Wednesday, June 15, 2022 8:53 pm
Location: Campsite 976.9 (607.2 miles)

Today, I left Lake City and continued hiking eastward towards my next trail town, Salida.

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Flowers in a Meadow
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 5:18 pm
Location: Spring Creek Pass / Lake City / Ravens Rest Hostel (591.5 miles)

A very short day of hiking took me to Lake City, for resupply for the next stretch to Monarch Pass and Salida.

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