Great divide trail thru hike
Hiking the CDT (11 books)Saving
A Quick and Dirty Guide to the GDT
The trail encompasses alpine views, high mountain passes, goes by glaciers, abounds with wildflowers, and there is a good chance you will see both wolves and grizzlies at some point during your trek. Not always marked, this isolated trail is a suitable journey for the experienced backpackers who enjoy a challenge, thrives on a sense of the wild, wants to see the world-class scenery, and is not expecting a connect-the-dots trail experience. GDT Overview map. From the Great Divide Trail Association. The GDTA has done amazing work in recent years working with the Canadian National Parks and other land management agencies, clearing out and reviving abandoned trail, placing new markers, and making the GDT a crown jewel of a Candian wilderness experience.
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Includes information about permits, direction, best times to hike, transportation to and from the trail, Leave No Trace, safety, resupply, and more. Many of these locations also help provide services to CDT Travelers, this information is updated annually. We have compiled several spreadsheets to help with trip planning and resupply. Click on each link to open the spreadsheet in Google Sheets. You can cache the spreadsheets on your smartphone, print them out, or save them to your personal Google account and edit as necessary for your hike. Please email us with corrections, additions, and suggestions at info continentaldividetrail. Resupply Master List Most common and some uncommon stops along the trail, by mile point.