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Date Sunday  2/10/2019
End Date Sunday  2/10/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Barr Camp via Barr Trail*
Start Time 6:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader michael brooks
Co-Leader Cynthia Lehr
Member Price Free
Available Participants 3
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult D
Trail Mileage 13
Elevation Gain 3800
Driving Distance 116

Location

Barr Trail to Barr Camp:  

Barr Trail Head: Ruxton Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

 

 



For more info Contact

Cyndi Lehr: cclehr@comcast.net

michael brooks: ockamsrazr@gamil.com



Details

Barr Camp via Barr Trail:



Gear: 10 Essentials, Snowshoes, Microspikes (optional: trekking poles)



We will meet at 6:00 AM in the parking lot at the Costco at the 470/I-25 South interchange where carpooling can be arranged:



Costco

8686 PARK MEADOWS CENTER DR


LITTLETON, CO 80124-5129


 



We will then caravan down to Manitou Springs and park at the 10 Old Man's Trail stop on the Manitou Springs shuttle: 






 


A more detailed plan will be sent via email before the trip.



 



The Barr Trail starts steep and climbs quickly over successive switchbacks for the first miles.  Once we climb into the trees the switchbacks lengnthen.  About halfway most of the elevation gain is complete.  We will stop for lunch at Barr Camp and then return.




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.  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. To join our mailing list, write or call CMC Membership Services at: office@cmc.org or (303) 279-3080.

 



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