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Date Saturday  5/18/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Walker Ranch Loop
Section Trailblazers
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Nathan Neff
Member Price Free
Available Participants 2
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Casual
Classification Moderate B
Trail Mileage 8
Elevation Gain 1600
Driving Distance 45

Location

Crescent Meadows-Walker Ranch Loop is a 8 mile roundtrip hike starting at Crescent Meadow Parking Lot on the road to Gross Reservoir, north off Highway 72(Coal Creek Canyon).  We will be meeting at the CMC parking lot in Golden at 7am.

The trailhead for this hike is located east of Gross Reservoir.  From Denver or Boulder take Hwy 93 to Coal Creek Canyon (72).  Travel up Coal Creek Canyon and make a right on Gross Dam Road.  Just after you cross the train tracks, you'll see the Crescent Meadows trailhead and parking area.

 

 



For more info Contact

Nathan Neff

nathanneff45@gmail.com

303-885-5705



Details

Crescent Meadows-Walker Ranch Loop is a 8 mile roundtrip hike starting at Crescent Meadow Parking Lot on the road to Gross Reservoir, north off Highway 72(Coal Creek Canyon) It's a moderately difficult hike leading down to the Boulder Creek with around 1,500 feet of elevation gain (roundtrip). Great view of mountains to the west, open mountain meadow dropping down to South Boulder Creek and interconnecting with Boulder County Parks and Open Space’s Walker Ranch Loop Trail.




Notes

Organized by CMC trailblazers.




Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.