Backpacking Trails

Light To Light Walk

The Light to Light walk stays true to its name. Typically starting from Ben Boyds Tower and finishing at Green Cape Lighthouse, it is a one-way track. There is a wide diversity of flora and fauna species to be seen with beachside camping along the way. The walk could take 2 – 3 days depending …

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Colorado Trail – Segment 10

Colorado Trail segment 10 photograph

Segment 10 of the Colorado Trail This portion of the Colorado Trail is best done from late June to early August although snow or hail is possible any time of year. As long as you have a water filter, you should not run short on water. The trail crosses numerous streams and follows beautiful mountain …

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Colorado Trail

Colorado Trail One of the premier hiking, backpacking and mountain biking trails in America, the Colorado Trail runs from just southwest of Denver 485 miles to Durango, CO in 28 segments. It is a well-maintained trail that is best traveled from late June until mid August. Even then, hikers and backpackers are liable to encounter …

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Coyote Gulch

Sheer cliffs, red rock walls, ancient geologic sculptures and dozens of tributaries await the adventurous trekker when hiking Coyote Gulch; a 9-mile side drainage of the Escalante River set in the heart of southern Utah’s rugged canyon lands, and perhaps one of the greatest examples of this spectacular splendor. The canyon is best experienced as …

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Southwind Rail Trail

The Southwind Rail Trail is located in Allen County, Kansas, running between the communities of Iola and Humboldt, over a distance of about 6 miles. The trail features a crushed limestone surface, and several scenic points, including the magnificent Elm Creek railroad bridge. The Southwind Rail Trail is an extension of the Prairie Spirit Trail, …

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Prairie Spirit Trail

The Prairie Spirit Trail State Park is a 52-mile biking and hiking trail built on a former railroad right-of-way. The Prairie Spirit Trail was constructed in stages, beginning with 17 miles from Richmond to Welda in 1996, Ottawa to Richmond in 1998, and Welda to Iola in 2008. A a trail extension was completed in …

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