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Date Sunday  9/8/2019
End Date Sunday  9/8/2019
Group Denver
Event Title Bison Peak Hike 12,413'
Start Time 6:15 AM
Status Approved
Leader Chip Furlong
Co-Leader Renee Howbert
Member Price Free
Available Participants Full- Join Waitlist
Waitlist Participants 3
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult C
Trail Mileage 12
Elevation Gain 3700
Driving Distance 133


Meet at Twin Forks Park and Ride (off US-285 above Morrison) at 6:15 for a 6:30 a.m. departure.

For more info Contact

Chip Furlong

720-244-6258 (text please)


This trip is a LONG DIFFICULT C. Requires good fitness. Please come prepared for a long day with lots of distance and elevation gain! We will maintain a moderate (but not fast) pace throughout.

If you are not a C/D hiker, please shoot me an email at and let me know what you've been climbing this summer.

NOTE: If you need a D hiker classification, it will also qualify as an EASY D.

A beautiful, challenging hike with some interesting rock formations on the summit plateau. We will drive to the Ute Creek Trailhead south of Jefferson. The summit requires some easy scrambling.

No special gear required, but I recommend bringing the 10 Essentials, extra energy snacks and at least 3 liters of water. This could be a long day!


Optional social stop after the hike.


Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.