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Date Sunday  7/21/2013
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Mt. Bierstadt (14,060'), Sawtooth Traverse Off trail, exposed scramble ASC students preferred
Start Time 5:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Craig Patterson
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Climb
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate C
Trail Mileage 7
Elevation Gain 3100
Driving Distance 100

Location

Federal Center Station near 2nd and Union.  Hospital side.

For more info Contact

303-989-8259

Details

Drive to Guanella Pass.   Climb Bierstadt via the std W Ridge route. Do the fun south to north Class 3 traverse of the Sawtooth ridge.  Descend steep couloir west of Mt. Spalding. Bushwhack through willows back to Pass. You must feel comfortable with Class 3 scrambling, and with exposure. Helmets required. 

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