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Big - Bucket List Trips

Has anyone ever been on one of the following hikes/routes?

Bomber Traverse - Hatcher Pass, Alaska

Continental Divide to Long's Peak (Loop) - RMNP, Colorado

Chilkoot Trail - Skagway, Alaska

I am looking to complete one of these big trips within the next year - and I was wondering if anyone has done them and could give me some tips?

Thanks!

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Re: Big - Bucket List Trips

I did the Chilkoot in 2014.  Had a blast. I'm currently an Admin for a Chilkoot Trail/Yukon River group on social media.  What do you want to know?

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Just about the difficulties in getting there by plane... how long it takes to complete the trek, and how much time total I would probably need to ask off work?

I live in Ohio and work in IT, so I would need to take PTO to be able to do this.

Thanks!

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Re: Big - Bucket List Trips

I have done a 50 and 80 mile trip in Colorado.  Get on the Durango-Silverton railroad and ride it for about an hour and there is a out and back trail.  50 miler took about 7 days.  Beautiful country in the San Juan mountain ranges.

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