The #CDT is more than just a trail... it's a community. Our latest blog post tells the story of how the Continental Divide Trail Coalition and Sawyer Products helped the community of Vallecitos, surrounded by Carson National Forest, after forest fires prevented them from accessing clean drinking water.
Read Amanda Wheelock's full blog post on the Continental Divide Trail Coalition's website here.
May 7, 2022
Outdoor Life: Do You Really Need a Water Filter for Backpacking and Mountain Hunting?
Of all the creepy crawlers, ticks keep me on high alert. They can be very tiny in the nymph stage and difficult to see. They love to hang out in tall grasses along the trail and hitch a ride on hikers passing by. I plan on treating most of my clothes and gear with Sawyer Permethrin.
Ultra-compact and lightweight
I would often just drink directly from the sawyer squeeze if I was feeling lazy- which by the way works wonderfully.