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Date Saturday  8/10/2013
End Date Saturday  8/10/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Three Mile Creek Early Hike Hour Lunch
Start Time 6:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Christine Taraskiewicz
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 4
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Difficult A
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 1500
Driving Distance 100


This hike along Three Mile Creek is through a dense deciduous and conifer forest and has multiple stream crossings. These crossings are shallow and often no more than a large step across to the other bank.  The hike also offers spectacular autumn foliage.  Parking is limited, hence the early leave time from the Wadsworth and Hampden Park n Ride at 6:30 a.m.   Start at 9,000 end at 10,000'+.  We'll hike up for a couple of hours and then come back down the same way.    Bring your shoes/boots in a bag as a courtesy to your driver.  Pay your driver $8.00.   Plan for an hour lunch and on a hot day, a foot soak in the stream.   The wildflowers change throughout the summer here & hopefully we'll see some Wood Nymphs.    Casual to Moderate Pace.   

For more info Contact

Christine Taraskiewicz     303-903-2547    No calls before 6 am or after 8 pm.   Best way to reach me is by PHONE or text before 8 pm.  


   Bring shoes/boots in a bag as a courtesy to your driver.  Bio break stop at the King Soopers near Conifer pre hike.   Leave No Trace.  Happy Trails.  Best way to reach the leader is via PHONE.    Possible stop after the hike for ice cream after the hike.


Bring shoes / boots in a bag as a courtesy to your driver.   Plan for an hour lunch weather permitting.  Stop after the hike optional.  Leave No Trace.    Happy Trails!   Casual to Moderate Pace:  Casuate Pace

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.