Step into a Completely Different Mexico

By Crooked Trails Co-founder Chris Mackay When I agreed to go trekking in Mexico’s Sierra Norte with CT guide Robin Anderson, I had an image of desert-like landscapes with rocky outcrops and scattered impoverished villages. … Read More

Seeing Everest from a Different Point of View

By Chris Mackay, Crooked Trails Co-founder “It’s Kathmandu!” Pema said excitedly, and more loudly than appropriate inside a movie theater. Pema has never seen an American movie, and so for his first time, I thought … Read More

Live the dream of 3 Cups of Tea

Did you read the book Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson? Chris Mackay, co-founder of Crooked Trails did (as well as the rest of us at CT!) and she she recalls, “I remember thinking … Read More