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Date Tuesday  11/12/2019
End Date
Group Gore Range
Event Title Spruce Creek Loop
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Frank Burzynski
Co-Leader Barbara Audin
Member Price Free
Available Participants 6
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate 
Trail Mileage 5
Elevation Gain 1230
Driving Distance 66


Meeting place is Office Max in Silverthorne, exit 205.  Park far away from the stores, and look for Black F150 truck.  Arrive a few minutes early to arrange carpooling to the Spruce Creek Trailhead.  

For more info Contact

For questions, please call Frank Burzynski  720-254-4096 (Trip Leader) 

Or call Barbara at 978-460-1752 (Leader in Training)


This trail starts steeply out of the parking lot, passing by Francie's Cabin.  If desired, we can stop by the cabin for a peek.  Continue up Crystal Creek to above treeline to enjoy the views and have lunch.  We will turn back and hike on Wheeler Trail, then left onto Spruce Creek for our exit.

Winter gear is required, which includes many extra layers to adjust for conditions and emergencies.  Be prepared to carry snowshoes AND microspikes.  Bring the 10 Essentials, including extra layers and gloves.

If you are new to snowshoeing or winter hiking, please call your leader about gear requirements.

Expect a final email on Sunday 11/10 about conditions and required gear.




Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.