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Date Wednesday  3/19/2014
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title RMOTHG Mesa Cortina Snowshoe
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Sandy McRae
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 6
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Casual
Classification Easy 
Trail Mileage 5 miles
Elevation Gain 588 feet
Driving Distance 110 miles

Location

We will snowshoe on the Mesa Cortina Trail North of Silverthorne in the Eagles Nest Wilderness area to the Gore Range Trail. 



For more info Contact

Leader:  Sandy McRae
             303-670-5764 home
             303-596-5639 cell (day of trip only)
Co-leader:  Kathy Malone
             303-322-8517 home
             720-425-0458 cell (on day of trip only)


Details

LIMITED TO MEMBERS OF RMOTHG and their guests.  We will snowshoe at a CASUAL pace up the Mesa Cortina Trail North of Silverthorne in the Eagles Nest Wilderness area to the Gore Range Trail.  Thie easy snowshoe will cover about 5 miles beginning at 9,220 feet and gaining about 588 feet. The trail goes through meadows and forested areas.

Please bring your 10 essentials, water, and a lunch. Because of the changeable spring weather, please watch for email updates for more current weather and snow conditions so that you can know what to bring such as snowshoes, microspikes, poles, and appropriate clothing for weather changes.  
Please advise the leader of any pertinent medical conditions that might affect the trip.


Notes

There will be an optional snack stop after the trip so prepare for a full day.


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.