‘Free Outside’ Documentary Chronicles Grueling Realities of Colorado Trail FKT

December 22, 2022

In 2020, Garmire broke the unsupported Colorado Trail record in the West-to-East direction. He walked the trail (486 miles long) in 9 days, 8 hours, and 18 minutes. But it wasn’t just a record that was set. A camera crew was also there to capture the whole endeavor.

The film, Free Outside, premiered in Denver this past month. It’s a dive into the messy world that is unsupported backpacking and record-setting. Gear Junkie