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Date Sunday  6/30/2019
End Date
Group Fort Collins
Event Title Vedauwoo Scramble - Alpine Scrambling Elective Alpine Scrambling Course
Start Time 12:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Scott Farquhar
Co-Leader Erin Bohler
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate C
Trail Mileage 4
Elevation Gain 1400
Driving Distance 120


We WILL NOT meet at 12 am, the meeting time and place will be e-mailed to participants a couple of days before the trip

For more info Contact

To sign up contace Scott Farquhar -


This is an easy field trip of the Alpine Scrambling Course (Fort Collins). The group will meet in Fort Collins and carpool to the Vedauwoo Climbing area. We will take a short walk into the canyon surrounded by Turtle Rock. Here Senior Instructor Erin Bohler and Assitant Scott Farquhar will discuss with students possible Class 3 scrambles from the canyon floor to the top of Turtle Rock. The group will then pick routes and attempt to scramble up to the summit in two or three locations. For this trip the intent is to climb without the use of rope. However, the instructors will have a "short rope" available in case it is required ..... ok, one of the young/strong participants my be asked to carry it :-)

Recommended gear:

Light mountaineering boots or Approch Shoes


Seat harness

Daypack with lunch, snacks, water or drink

Mountain hiking clothing appropriate for the season, altitude, weather. Include rain gear.

Gloves, hat



Alpine Scrambling Course (Fort Collins) students have priotity for this scramble. Others are admitted provided that there is space. You must contact the trip leader to reister for this trip.