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Date Wednesday  9/11/2019
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title RMOTHG St. Vrain Mnt. & Meadow Mnt. Saddle
Start Time 6:20 AM
Status Complete
Leader Jeanne Eiss
Co-Leader Elaine Shirley
Member Price Free
Available Participants Full- Join Waitlist
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult B
Trail Mileage 7.2
Elevation Gain 2,400
Driving Distance 112


This hike is for registered RMOTHG (Rocky Mountain Over The Hill Gang) Members only!!!

We will meet at the CMC East Parking Lot at 6:20AM for a 6:30AM departure!!!

For more info Contact

Jeanne Eiss ... 





After hiking 3.6 miles of a rocky, rooty, trail with some high stepping, we will arrive above treeline to a bird’s eye view of RMNP’s Wild Basin area (it’s  pretty amazing!!!).

Please only sign up for this hike if you are sure-footed and able to hike quickly on the way down in case of inclement weather.

Trailhead is 8,940’ ... High Point is 11,320’ ... Total elevation gain 2,400. 

We will start hiking from the Saint Vrain Mountain trailhead 2 miles south of Allenspark.  




Look for my pre-hike email before noon on Tuesday ... if you don’t receive it, call me.

Please call me with any questions and/or any pertinent medical conditions ... asthma, diabetes, high blood pressure, etc.

Wear hiking pants, carry the ten essentials especially rain gear, 2 liters of water, food, 1st aid kit.

Bring your hiking poles!!!

I will need at least one other driver who has a high clearance vehicle.



Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.