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GreenPackin’ approved CDT mail drop sites in Colorado (We can ship your order to any location requested, including “General Delivery” at any US Post Office)

CDT Mail Drop Map       Continental Divide Trail Coalition

Shadowcliff  –  Grand Lake, CO  –  (970) 627-9220  
Your Host: Carl Sniffen

Shadowcliff Lodge  Web Site   Facebook 
Mail drops accepted. Shadowcliff is an eco-friendly mountain anctuary. The Rempel Lodge contains a men’s hostel and a women’s hostel with six beds in the former and four beds in the latter. Hostel rooms are available for a one night stay. There is no smoking allowed anywhere on Shadowcliff premises.

Leadville Hostel & Inn  –  Leadville, CO  –  (719) 486-9334
Your Hosts: Wild Bill and Cathy
Leadville Hostel
    Web Site    Facebook
Mail drops accepted. Shuttle service is available but ONLY for guests of the hostel. Dormitory Rooms – These four rooms sleep up to 24 people and share two bathroom/shower rooms with three showers each. The daily rate is $23.00 per night plus tax. As a courtesy and convenience for our guests, we will prepare & serve breakfast and/or dinner upon prior arrangement ($$).

The Simple Lodge & Hostel of Salida  –  Salida, CO
(719) 650-7381                                                                                                                      Your Hosts: Jon and Julia
Simple Lodge and Hostel    Web Site   Facebook  
Mail drops accepted for guests of the Simple Lodge otherwise a donation is requested as a handling fee. 
Rates include wireless Internet, use of the kitchen, shower and use of hostel bikes for around-town transportation. Guests are encouraged to bring their own linens. Showers only available at $5 per person (towel included). Coin-op laundry is available and bike rental available. Shuttles to trailheads are available for a donation.

The Wanderlust Hostel  –  Gunnison, CO  –  (970) 901-1599  –
Your Hosts: Amy and Kelsey
Wanderlust Hostel   Web Site   Facebook   
Mail drops accepted. Large
communal kitchen, living space, backyard, and both private & shared rooms. Hostel bikes available. Free wireless internet,
Lockers available, Free tea & coffee, Outdoor BBQ and firepit, Laundry
available ($6 per load).

The Raven’s Rest Hostel  –  Lake City, CO  –  (970) 944-7119                               Your Host: Jo ODubhaigh
 Ravens Rest Hostel   Web Site   Facebook    
Mail drops accepted at no charge. $25.00 per night gives you a bunk, access to bathrooms, shower, fully stocked kitchen, common room, yard, fire pit, townie bikes, and good company. The Raven’s Rest Hostel is an affordable and enjoyable staging location to access Colorado’s northern San Juan Mountains; including the Continental Divide Trail. Shuttle services to and from multiple local trailheads with advanced notice.


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