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Date Wednesday  7/3/2013
End Date Sunday  7/7/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Sunlight Pk. Windom Pk.
Start Time 6:00 AM
Status Canceled
Leader Steve Soich
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 5
Type Trip
Trip Type Backpack
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult D
Trail Mileage 22 Miles
Elevation Gain 9000
Driving Distance 650 Miles

Location

We can meet at my house and leave any cars in a safer spot than a Park-n-Ride.

For more info Contact

Steve Soich 720-981-2750

Details

Exploratory. Exposure. .

July 3: We will leave for Silverton early enough to pick up our tickets before the 2:30 train. We'll take the 2:30 train and get off at Needleton and find a place to camp nearby.

July 4: We will stroll up to Chicago Basin and make camp before anybody esle..

July 5: Attempt Sunlight.

July 6: Attempt Windom.

July 7: Break camp and hike it to Needleton to catch the north bound train. Lunch in Ouray and head back to Denver.

Bring ice axe, helmet.


Notes

Durango-Silverton Backpacker Special!

Ride out of Silverton and save up to $18 on your train ticket, $10 on your backpack freight fee and park for FREE!
This offer is available only by phone! Call 888-872-4607 or 970-387-5416
Book now to ride out of Silverton in a Standard-class car at $67* per adult. *Subject to 6% Historic Preservation Fee.
If booked BEFORE July1, we will also waive the $10 freight fee for your backpack (limit one backpack per ticketed passenger) for passengers departing from Silverton.

http://www.durangotrain.com/hot-deals

Please e-mail me know when you have purchased your ticket.