The CDT spans five states and travels 3100 miles along the spine of the country. It is a combination of dedicated trails and backcountry roads and is considered 70% finished. The Gila Forest is building trail to take it off the forest service roads which will improve the experience for hikers using it.
|Standing from left: Paul, Cloudwalker, Don, Debbie, Annette,|
Josh, Chris. Seated: Paul, Sarah, Liz, Katy, Bill
He was full of enthusiasm, and it was great to meet an actual through-hiker while we were working on the trail. When we went back to work the next day, we could see visions of these robust characters passing through on the trail we were creating.
|Before and After -- a trail is born photos by Paul Walski|
Experience the trail we completed here: