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Date Sunday  6/30/2013
End Date Sunday  6/30/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Wheeler Lakes
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Canceled
Leader James Margolis
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 9
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate BI
Trail Mileage 6.75 miles
Elevation Gain 1450 feet
Driving Distance From Morrison about 128 miles

Location

Near Copper Mountain.

For more info Contact

Jim Margolis
xyzjwm@gmail.com


Details

Wheeler Lakes


Begin hike at about
9,700 feet elevation at intersection of Colorado Highway 91 and Copper Road
near the entrance to Copper Mountain. Walk northwest on the overpass over I-70
to the trail. Hike through mixed aspen and evergreen forest and open meadows
with early season wildflowers to the lakes at about 11,150 feet elevation. 6.75
miles round trip. 1450 feet vertical. Moderate B. Meet at 8:00 AM at the Starbucks
inside City Market in Dillon. Carpoolers from Denver meet at Morrison exit I-70
Wooly Mammoth Parking lot Section HH at 6:30 AM.


Wheeler Lakes topo
map and route:


http://www.flickr.com/photos/97410674@N02/9072576053/sizes/o/in/photostream/


Wheeler Lakes
description:


http://www.summitcountyexplorer.com/HIKES/Wheeler%20Lakes%20Trail%20-%20Hiking%20Trail.htm


 



Notes

Trip cancelled on 6-28-13. Only 2 people signed up. Sorry.

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.