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Date Saturday  8/24/2019
End Date Sunday  8/25/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Capitol Pk. 14,130'
Start Time 12:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Nick Quesnel
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Waitlist Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Classification Difficult D
Trail Mileage 18
Elevation Gain 5800
Driving Distance 400


Dinosaur Lots off I-70- Exit 259

For more info Contact

Email Nick Quesnel at for Passcode


If you do not have previous class 4 experience then this is not the trip for you. Start at Capitol Crk TH and hike 6.5 miles to Capitol Lk on Saturday. The next morning start early to climb this challenging pk with the famous knife edge. Return back to camp, break camp, and hike out. Helmet required. Everyone must be very comfortable with exposure and self sufficient regarding equipment.


In order to receive the passcode all questions below must be answered, if questions are not answered you will not be allowed on the trip.

1) Previous class 4 experience

2) Last 5 trips above 13,000 ft. with dates and roundtrip times

3) How you maintain/improve your fitness level

4) Current hiker classification. If you are not a D hiker, why do you feel you are qualified for this trip?

5) What CMC classes you have completed

6) Any first aid certifications (i.e. WFA)

7) Any medical conditions I should be aware of


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.