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Welcome to the temporary home of Dixie "LIVE" on the Continental Divide Trail. From April, you can visit her on We hope to see you there.

Jun 27, 2018

We last night when Jessica was in town. Rogue was catching her and expected to get to town soon after we spoke. They will be hiking out together today. We had a long, wide-ranging conversation–both recorded and not recorded–that produced the best episode so far. We really hope that you enjoy it. 

Jun 23, 2018

Once again, we had to wait until Jessica was in town for our chat, so I caught up with her in Walmart, of all places. She is currently separated from both Perk and Rogue, though expects Rogue to catch her soon.

We talk about healthy trail food–something of an oxymoron on a long-distance trail–hiking at elevation,...

Jun 17, 2018

Happily, Jessica is back smiling once more and in Colorado. She's had to take another alternate route because of fires but is still, as she says, "connecting her footsteps."

This week, she reflects upon the tough past few weeks and looks forward to meeting all sorts of wildlife further north.

Please remember to send me...

Jun 10, 2018

While she was expecting to be able to get straight back into her hike, Dixie has found this week to be tough. Whether it is the elevation or the antibiotics still in her system, she has struggled and felt quite down.

She is about to hit the San Juans in Colorado, so she'll need to bounce back as soon as she...

Jun 5, 2018

With Dixie's stay at home reaching two weeks, Steve spoke with her this morning to establish when she might be back on the trail. The timing could not have been better. Not only was she in New Mexico, but she was about to hit the trail once more.

However, as always, Dixie wanted to fill in a few details of what had been...