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Date Saturday  1/18/2014
End Date Sunday  1/19/2014
Group Pikes Peak
Event Title Mount Elbert MLK Weekend Overnight
Start Time 7:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader David Gibson
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate D
Trail Mileage 12
Elevation Gain 4826
Driving Distance 260

Location

South Mount Elbert Trailhead

For more info Contact

David "Hoot" Gibson, 719-337-1958, coloradoclimber@comcast.net

Details

THIS TRIP HAS BEEN MERGED WITH THE DENVER GROUP TRIP.

We will meet at the South Mount Elbert trailhead at noon on Saturday 18 Jan 2014 and backpack up to tree line near 11,680 following the snow-covered East Ridge route. We'll camp on snow Saturday night. Sunday we will leave camp at sunrise and hike up to the top of Colorado. We'll return to camp and pack out leaving the trailhead mid to late afternoon. HAMS or equivalent winter experience is required.



Notes

This is a Pike Peak Group trip led by David Gibson.  This trip will be run in conjunction with a Denver Group trip led by Sharon Dawson.