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Date Monday  7/29/2019
End Date Monday  7/29/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Roosevelt Lakes 11,742 LIT for Abbie Gentry
Start Time 6:30 AM
Status Approved
Leader Linda Lawson
Member Price Free
Available Participants No tickets left
Waitlist Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate C
Trail Mileage 10
Elevation Gain 3200
Driving Distance 65

Location

Meeting Locaation:  Dirt lot in front of the Fort restaurant. Morrison/Evergreen exit off of Hwy 285 South

 

Please arrive early to facilitate a 6:30 am departure.



For more info Contact

Linda Lawson 303/842-7040  lkl14er@comcast.net

 

Abbie Gentry 215 990 3469  abbie.e.gentry@gmail.com 



Details

Abbie Gentry will be the Leader in Training for this hike.  Abbie will be responsible for communication and leading the trip.



As the Instructor Leader, Linda Lawson will be responsible for safety of the group and for evaluating Abbie's trip leader skills on the trip.



 



This hike begins at the Tanglewood Creek trail head and gradually climbs N to NW to a saddle along Pegmatite ridge. The bulk of the elevation gain is  over the first 3 ½ miles, so expect some tough steep sections. From the saddle, we’ll then descend approximately 300’ in 1 mile to Roosevelt Lakes where we can finally enjoy lunch. Our return trip involves 300’ of character building elevation gain, but having just finished lunch, it might feel like a thousand feet!



 



Peaks in the area are Bandit, Royal Mountain and Rosalie.




Notes

Please bring plenty of water, lunch & snacks and your 10 essentials.

We will be going up hill from the lakes after lunch so you may want to eat lightly at the lakes and then munch on something more solid after we travel uphill 300'.

LIT will provide two-day advance e-mail to roster giving weather conditions, etc.

 

Link to Go Hike  Colorado Trails:  http://www.gohikecolorado.com/roosevelt-lakes.html

 

 

 




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