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Date Saturday  1/27/2018
End Date
Group Aspen
Event Title Rifle Ice Caves
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Michael Miller
Member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace
Classification Easy A
Trail Mileage 2
Elevation Gain 600
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miller866@comcast.net

Details

Located about 15 miles north of Rifle, these limestone caves, hidden behind frozen waterfalls, display an amazing tapestry of ice that filters the outside light in intense shades of blue. The caves are accessed by a short trail from the road. After exploring the caves, we'll make a stop at Rifle Falls State Park and hike along an easy trail that goes above, and below, these ice-covered falls. Foot traction devices (Yaktrax, micro-spikes, etc.) required. Flashlights are not needed. Short coffee stop on the way in. Plan to help pay for gas and entry fees.

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