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Date Wednesday  9/3/2014
End Date Sunday  9/7/2014
Group Denver
Event Title Over the Divide-RMNP Centennial
Start Time 10:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Linda Lawson
Member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate C
Trail Mileage 15
Elevation Gain 2850
Driving Distance 180


3rd level Golden Garage, on Jackson between 12th & 13th Streets

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September 4, 2014 is the kick off of the year long RMNP Centennial Celebration.

This is a classic trip over the Continental Divide. Drive to RMNP on 9/03; drive to at Grand Lk to drop 2 cars & return over Trail Ridge Road. Camp at a group campground 9/03. drive to Bear Lk morning of 9/04 and hike Over the Divide. End at Grand Lake, dinner in Grand Lake; then drive back to CG;pick up cars at Bear Lake; stay the night.; home 9/ 05 or stay for further hikes as part of RMNP Centennial Celebration. This plan assumes Trail Ridge Road is Open.

Group Tent Site Reservations have been made for 9/3 & 9/4. Fee $54 to be split among participants. .

4 cars are needed for this trip although hike participants are limited to 10; cars need to have 5 capacity including driver.

All cars drive to CG on 9/3; 3 cars drive over to Grand Lake where 2 are dropped
at TH; 1 car comes back to CG on 9/3. On 9/4 2 cars to Bear Lake TH to start trip.
Pick up remaining 2 cars at Grand Lake and return.