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Date Thursday  7/4/2019
End Date Saturday  7/6/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Bent Peak 13393 Coney Peak 13324
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Dean Cates
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult C
Trail Mileage 19.4
Elevation Gain 6400
Driving Distance 500

Location

Hampden & Wadsworth PNR at the NE corner

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Thursday July 4 drive to the bottom of the Wager Gulch 4x4 road south of Lake City. Backpack up the Wager Gulch road to the townsite of Carson and set up camp. Approximately 3.5 miles and 2200' elevation gain backpacking one way. There is one creek crossing.
Friday hike Bent peak 13393 and possibly Carson Peak 13657 depending on the snowpack. Approximately 3.5 miles and 2400' elevation gain one way.
Saturday hike Coney Peak 13324. Approximately 2.7 miles and 1800' elevation gain one way.
Pack up camp, backpack down the Wager Gulch road to the car and return to Denver. Approximately 3.5 miles and 2200' elevation loss backpacking one way.
Individual camping gear and food. Necessary clothing and footwear for varied alpine conditions required. Footwear for the creek crossing required. Snowshoes, trekking poles and microspikes required.
"C" classification required.
The trip classification is based upon an individual day of hiking not the cumulative mileage and elevation gains.
The trip plan is subject to change based upon local conditions and the group.



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