I made it, The Canada border 

I made it, The Canada border 

CDT126 28th August  Monday Feeling tired from the late finish last night at 9:30 in the evening, even the sleeping untill 7am wasn’t enough to energise me. Upper Waterton border Once on the trail with the knowledge of the border being only 15 miles away, I...
No bear sightings except one beer

No bear sightings except one beer

CDT125 27th August  Sunday 28 miles Swiftcurrent Motor Inn to Kootenai camp site. Early start of 6 this morning, well that was the plan anyway until we decided to have a quick coffee at the cafe first.  We thought about having a big breakfast at the...
Piegan Pass, one of the last big climbs, untill tomorrow

Piegan Pass, one of the last big climbs, untill tomorrow

CDT124 26th August  Saturday 30 miles Our next camp site was 30miles away, so it’s a 5am start this morning.  Total darkness with stars above and only our headlamps to show the way. Passing a couple of lakes that we couldn’t see but could feel...
Red Eagle Lake campground

Red Eagle Lake campground

CDT123 25th August  Friday 25 miles Started early at 5:30am, dark for the first half hour where headlamps came in use.  It was a great morning walk with a lot of climbing with views of many lakes below. Mountains,  their colours and waterfalls made...
Zero day

Zero day

CDT122 24th August  Thursday Lazy start for the day in my bunk bed at Brownies cafe, the hostel is upstairs at the back of the cafe/bakery,   The ceiling is low and the walls and floor was made of wood but carpeted, however there were signs at the start of...
Town day

Town day

CDT121 23ed August  Wednesday Zero miles Getting off the trail and hitching into town, really lucky with a lift, on the side of the road at 6:30am and in half an hour a car passed us by and returned to pick us up. Magic thumb. Found a hostel and booked in for the...