From the travelog

TRT—Gear list

I’ve made some changes from my usual gear list. This is about as low as I can comfortably get my base weight with a bear canister in the mix. I loved using the... READ MORE

TRT—Travel, trail, & resupply

The logistics involved with my recent hikes of the Uinta Highline Trail and the John Muir Trail—both necessitating flights and hotels—were very inefficient. I spent more time and money getting to and from... READ MORE


About C.C. Hikes

How to use this website

C.C. Hikes is a log of the trails, waterfalls, and roadside attractions I’ve visited in recent years. I chart those places in an interactive map along with descriptions, photos, and driving directions for each site.

I also review backpacking trips of varying lengths and gear that I have personally purchased and tested. If you’re looking for places to explore outside, especially in the southeastern U.S., feel free to look around.



Featured backpacking trips

Uinta Highline Trail information

John Muir Trail information

Art Loeb Trail information




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