Nikola (Tesla) Horvat hiked the Colorado Trail in 2019 putting together this award winning video
Very philosophical. Nature, Time, Community, Mental Health and Final Chapter.
Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.
He pioneered the CLDT upon returning to Croatia from the PCT in 2016.
He mapped the route himself, authored a guidebook, and founded the Croatian Long Distance Trail Association, of which he is the president.
Two others have thru-hiked the CLDT after him—no foreigners yet, though Second Chance Hiker is on-trail at the moment.