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Date Saturday  11/10/2018
End Date Saturday  11/10/2018
Group Denver
Event Title Barr Camp via Barr Trail
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Larry Post
Member Price Free
Available Participants 7
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Easy D
Trail Mileage 13
Elevation Gain 3700
Driving Distance 140


Meet at Colorado Springs Safeway at 6:45 to carpool to Manitou Springs P&R (7AM) for shuttle to Barr Camp TH. Last chance for coffee and real bathroom is Safeway. .

Map to Safeway:

For more info Contact

Primary contact: Jay Gelvin,, 816-516-1432. Secondary contact: or 303-330-8959. You'll need a passcode to sign up through the website. I can sign you up manually if you send me an email or call.


This is for anyone who is looking to get a C or D qualification hike. D-easy can be sub for C-Difficult and help those after D-hike certification. We'll break for lunch at Barr Camp and have a cup of coffee (just a buck) and then we'll return the way we came. For a buck you can get hot water for your own coco, tea, soup, or freeze dried meal for the Barr Camp (Cabin) managers.

Need a minimum of four hikers for safety. This hike’s target audience is Denver BMS perspective students wanting a C or D hike to complete Denver BMS requirments.

Preparedness also includes the 10 essentials.

For more information on Barr Camp.

Will close hike registration by Thursday, November, 8th 5PM.


Micro spikes required past the 3.5 mile marker. This is where the Fremont Experimental Forest road and the the Barr Camp trail intersect

$5 parking is back to the Barr Camp trailhead and several other $5 parking around the Cog Train area