Trail Spotlight


Trail Spotlight - Mercer Island Public Library

The Colorado Trail passes through some of the country's most magnificent scenery. Learn about planning a thru-hike for this spectacular destination and the work of the Colorado Trail Foundation.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meet at the Mercer Island public library's large meeting room at 7:00pm. Free parking is available in the library's parking lot.

Join Apryle Craig she presents photos and stories from her 29-day thru-hike of the Colorado Trail. The 486-mile trail starts in Denver, CO and ends in Durango, passing through some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. In addition to photos and stories, Apryle will share her experience trip planning, packing light, and cooking, and discuss trail work expeditions with the Colorado Trail Foundation. 


Mercer Island Public Library

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