A new guide by “Erik the Black”, author of Pacific Crest Trail Atlas and John Muir Trail Atlas

Colorado Trail

Pocket Atlas

Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas

Essential Maps And Information To Help
You Hike The Colorado Trail…

In An Ultralight Pocket Sized Guidebook!

Looking for maps and information to help you plan your Colorado Trail adventure… but don’t want to carry a big heavy guidebook or a bunch of unwieldy maps?

Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas provides detailed topographic maps, data book, elevation profiles, gps waypoints, campsites, water sources, resupply guide and other essential information to help you successfully hike or bike the 485 mile Colorado Trail… in a compact, easy-to-use booklet.

With A Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas You Can:

  • Pack a complete set of maps and trail data in an easy-to-use booklet. Colorado Trail Atlas fits in your pocket and weighs less than 4 ounces!
  • Navigate the trail and identify important trail features (water sources, campsites, trail junctions, etc.) Fully-annotated topographic maps show where to find everything you need.
  • Prepare for steep climbs and descents. Elevation profiles show all of the elevation changes along the Colorado Trail route in an easy-to-read visual format.
  • Track how many miles you’ve traveled. Data tables list important on-trail waypoints with cumulative mileage, distance between points and additional information.
  • Plan for town stops, zero days and maildrops. The included resupply guide shows all of the towns near the Colorado Trail where you can stop to rest and resupply.
  • Find your way around trail towns. Annotated town maps help you find food, lodging, post offices, gear shops and other places of interest in towns near the trail.
  • Navigate using a GPS. Colorado Trail Atlas includes downloadable companion waypoints in GPX format. Upload them to your GPS receiver to make navigation even easier.

Sample Pages

Click the images below to see sample pages from the Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas.

Get The First Chapter Free!

Download the first 56 miles from Waterton Canyon to Long Gulch (in PDF Format) here:

Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas Features

Colorado Trail Pocket Atlas puts all of the essential information you need in one place:

Colorado Trail Maps

Colorado Trail Topographic Maps

Full-color topographic maps show the route of the Colorado Trail and the surrounding area.

Map annotations show where to find campsites, water sources, side trails, scenic viewpoints, trailheads and other features.

Colorado Trail Data Book

Colorado Trail Data Book & Elevation Profiles

Data tables list key waypoints with cumulative mileage, distance between points and additional information.

Elevation profiles show all of the elevation changes along the route of the Colorado Trail.

Colorado Trail Resupply Guide

Colorado Trail Resupply Guide

Resupply guide lists all of the major towns and outposts near the Colorado Trail where you can go to rest and resupply.

Public transportation information lists buses and other public transportation options near the trail.

Colorado Trail Town Maps

Colorado Trail Town Maps

Town maps show the layout of towns near the trail and where to find food, lodging, post offices and other places of interest.

Shipping information and post office hours help with sending and picking up resupply packages and mail-drops.

Bonus Items

To make planning your Colorado Trail adventure even easier, you will receive these bonus items with your pocket atlas when you order the Colorado Trail Package Deal:

Colorado Trail Wall Map

Colorado Trail Wall Map

Colorado Trail Map shows the entire 485 mile route of the Colorado Trail and the surrounding area.

Measures 18 x 24 inches. Shipped rolled up in a sturdy shipping tube (never folded).

Colorado Trail GPS Waypoints

Colorado Trail GPS Waypoints (Digital Download)

Colorado Trail GPS Waypoints mark the locations of important on-trail waypoints shown in the atlas.

*Internet access and a GPS receiver capable of reading GPX files are required to download and use the GPS Waypoints.

Colorado Trail Itineraries

Colorado Trail Itineraries (Digital Download)

Sample itineraries for thru-hiking the Colorado Trail at a fast, medium or slow pace. Includes three sample itineraries, daily mileage suggestions and resupply stops.

PDF Format – Read online or print from home.

Colorado Trail Packing Lists

Backpacking Gear Lists (Digital Download)

Sample packing lists for ultralight, lightweight and traditional backpackers. Suitable for backpacking trips of all lengths (weekend hikes, section hikes and thru-hikes) on the Colorado Trail.

PDF Format – Read online or print from home.

Power Backpacking Foods

Power Backpacking Foods (Digital Download)

Eat for maximum performance. These lightweight, high-calorie trail foods provide a good source of energy and nutrition for long-distance hiking and backpacking.

PDF Format – Read online or print from home.

Colorado Trail Map and Guidebook Comparison

Colorado Trail Map and Guide Book Comparison
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