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Date Thursday  3/1/2018
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title West Fork Clear Creek * From Henderson Mine
Start Time 6:45 AM
Status Complete
Leader Kevin Schaal
Member Price Free
Available Participants 2
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult 
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 1750 ft
Driving Distance 75


We'll meet at 6:30 AM at Wooly Mammoth Park and Ride, Section BB for a no later than 6:45 AM departure. 

The trailhead for our hike is the Jones Pass Road near the Henderson Mine off of Highway 40.

The round trip driving distance is 75 miles.  (75 miles x $0.30 per mile = $22.50 to be split equally between all passengers in a car)

For more info Contact

Kevin Schaal


We'll snowshoe the first mile along the Jones Pass Road to the top of the valley floor, then proceed off the road and along the West Fork of Clear Creek and ascend toward the Continental Divide.



This is a Bobcats 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, we don’t have dues or elections, and our trips are non-exclusive.  We welcome all CMC members to sign up for any Bobcats trip regardless of age or Bobcats membership. To join our free mailing list, write Membership Services at or call them at (303) 279-3080.

Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.