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Date Wednesday  1/3/2018
End Date
Group Fort Collins
Event Title Emerald Lake, RMNP
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Paul Weber
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Casual
Classification Easy 
Trail Mileage 3
Elevation Gain 625
Driving Distance 130

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Register with Leader. Contact leader at pweber.cmc@comcast.net or call 970-225-1026. Please include recent hiking / snowshoeing experience.



Details

This classic winter trip includes four mountain lakes, including an iconic view of Hallet Peak. From Bear Lake, snowshoe past Nymph and Dream Lakes to Emerald Lake at base of Tyndall Gorge. If conditions are suitable, we will go off trail in places on the return back to Bear Lake. This trip is good for beginner or casual snowshoers. 3/625'. 130 mi. Suggested rideshare $13.




Notes

Participants are expected to know and bring the Ten Essentials, snowshoes with poles, waterproof boots, parka, pants, gaiters if needed, gloves, extra thermal layers, plenty of food and water. Face protection and goggles are a good idea. No pets allowed.