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Date Wednesday  2/7/2018
End Date Wednesday  2/7/2018
Group Denver
Event Title Arapahoe Lakes Snowshoe*
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Ralph Shroba
Co-Leader Cheryl Ames
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult 
Trail Mileage 7
Elevation Gain 2000
Driving Distance 90


Coors Tek parking lot on the east side of the American Mountaineering Center (CMC Office Building) 710 10th St. Golden, CO at 7:00 AM for a no later than 7:15 AM departure.

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Ralph Shroba



From East Portal parking lot (9,200 feet) proceed up Arapaho Creek Trail.  At large meadow (10,300 feet), proceed west off trail about 3/4 of a mile to two alpine lakes (11,140 feet) at spectacular setting at head of deep glaciated valley.

Be prepared for strong, very cold winds in the East Portal parking lot and in the alpine at and near the Arapahoe Lakes. Please let leaders know of any medical conditions that may affect you on the trip.


Special Notes:

*This is a Bobcat trip.

The Bobcats mission is to ensure a variety of challenging CMC trips, especially “B Difficult” and “C” hikes and Difficult Snowshoes, for our mostly age-50+ constituents.

 We may sponsor other activities of interest to our members, everything from bike rides to camping.

Although we have members, our trips are non-exclusive. 

We welcome all CMC members to sign up for any Bobcats trip regardless of age or Bobcats membership. 

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Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.