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Date Tuesday  8/27/2019
End Date Tuesday  8/27/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Niwot Ridge 12,284' IPW
Start Time 6:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Linda Lawson
Co-Leader John Walters
Member Price Free
Available Participants Full- Join Waitlist
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate B
Trail Mileage 10
Elevation Gain 1900
Driving Distance 120


Meeting Location:  Jefferson County Administration Complex RTD Park & Ride - 3rd floor just before it opens to the sky

Meeting Time:  6:30 am for  a 6:45 am departure

For more info Contact

Lawson 303/842-7040


Walters 303/995-7638



From Long Lake Trailhead travel a short distance on Pawnee Pass Trail to junction, trail crosses several footbridges, enters a tall spruce forest; trail is rocky and steep on tundra. Views include Isabelle Lake drainage, Arikaree Pk & Navajo Pk. BRING WIND GEAR and remaing 10 Essentials.

Starting elevation 10,515'; high elevation 12,295'


Note:  Conditions on Niwot Ridge are generally quite windy.  If you weigh less than 150 #s with your pack this destination is probably not for you.



NOAA weather conditions will be viewed prior to the trip and sent out in the leader's pre-trip e-mail.


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.