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

Reflections on Three Months in Nepal

CT guides Tanner & Kolena have been sending periodic dispatches from the field in Nepal, where they have been guiding our travelers and doing on-the-ground re-con for us this fall. Here’s their final post before … Read More

Travelers Support Rural School in Cameroon

Every day, children walk the small, steep jungle trails in the hills high above Limbe, Cameroon to attend classes at the Mawoh School. For years, the school was supported by the mother-in-law of Crooked Trails … Read More

Family Travel with a Purpose in 2016

By Crooked Trails Co-founder Chris Mackay Both Tammy and I (co-founders of Crooked Trails) have young ones. Tammy’s boy is six and has been to India, Peru, Thailand, Cameroon (where his Dad is from) and … Read More