Pocket-sized, the CT Databook is the “Cliff Notes” version of the CT Guidebook. Users like carrying it and referring to it on the Trail.
The 7th Edition Databook is the first ever that’s WATERPROOF, eliminating the need for protective plastic bags, making it even handier!
The Databook answers your questions, including: How far is the next reliable water? How many miles? What elevation? Where can I resupply? Information is presented in an easy-to-understand system of key words, symbols, maps and elevation profiles for each of the Trail segments.
6th Edition is not the most current, but is still offered here, discounted, until they sell out completely.
. . . most current is the 7th Edition CT Databook (waterproof, dozens more water sources, etc)
The 6th Edition is lightweight at only 3.9 ounces and pocket-sized, the CT Databook is the “Cliff Notes” version of the CT Guidebook. Users like carrying it and referring to it on the trail.
The Databook answers your questions, including: How far is the next reliable water? Where might I camp tonight? How many miles? Where can I resupply? Information is presented in an easy-to-understand system of key words and symbols, plus maps and elevation profiles for each of the trail segments.
The 6th Edition Databook was current for the 2015-2017 trail seasons. It pairs very well with the 9th Edition CT Guidebook and many users choose to buy them both.
One great map for CT users! You’ll appreciate this map as a supplement to CT guides including the Databook and Map Book. It folds out to cover a large landscape and shows features of real interest to trail users, like routes to fourteeners, CT Collegiate Loop, nearby resupply towns, and much more. It is printed on durable plastic and totally waterproof with UTM & latitude/longitude grid.
- Entire CT Collegiate Loop
- Access roads to Collegiate East and Collegiate West
- 14 fourteeners
- Trails to 14ers, plus proximity to The Colorado Trail
- CT Collegiate West addition shows end to end. NOTE: This map DOES contain the 23-mile Collegiate West reroute opened in 2014.
- Broad coverage includes 191 miles of The Colorado Trail
- Resupply towns & road routes, including Buena Vista, Salida, Mt. Princeton Hot Springs and more
- Accurate (GPSed trails & roads)
- Monarch Crest Trail
- 66 miles of the Arkansas River with rapids and recreation areas
Map Coverage covers all or part of 44 USGS 1:24,000 7.5-minute topographic maps
- North Twin Lakes
- South Bonanza
- East Badger Creek
- West Taylor Park
Size: 38″ x 25″ flat, 8.25″ x 4.25″ folded
Weight: 3.2 ounces
Scale: 1:75,000; 1 inch = 1.2 miles or 1.9 km
Contour Interval: 80 feet with shaded relief base