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Date Saturday  8/31/2013
End Date Saturday  8/31/2013
Group Denver
Event Title Crater Lakes 10,610'
Start Time 7:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader David Hutchison
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate A
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 1200
Driving Distance 94

Location

The hike is located in the James Peak Wilderness of the Roosevelt National Forest. We will meet at 7:20am in the Wooly Mammoth Park-n-Ride across from the Conoco station (section BB) and depart at 7:30am.


For more info Contact

David W. Hutchison, 303-679-1503


Details

We will park in the parking area near the East Portal of the Moffat Tunnel. The trailhead for the South Boulder Creek Trail (FS 900) is located in the northwest corner of the parking lot. We parallel South Boulder Creek on a wide, well-traveled trail for about 1.8 miles to the junction with Crater Lakes Trail (FS 819). The trail ascends steeply at first, then more gradually until reaching the middle Crater Lakes. Return is by the same route.


Notes



Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.