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Date Saturday  1/18/2020
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Black Bear Trail NEW TRAIL/TRIP*
Start Time 7:30 AM
Status Approved
Leader Linda Jagger
Co-Leader Robbie Monsma
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Easy C
Trail Mileage 11
Elevation Gain 3000
Driving Distance 5

Location

BLACK BEAR TRAIL IS A NEW TRAIL, OPENED ABOUT Aug 2018.  WE WILL SPLIT GROUP IN 1/2, I WILL LEAD SLOWER GROUP STARTING  AT Deer Creek Canyon,

ALL WILL MEET AT HILDEBRAND RANCH.  1/2 GROUP WILL GO T0 Deer creek canyon park, WITH 2500 GAIN;  THE FASTER GROUP W/ROBBIE WILL START AT HILDEBRAND AND HAVE 3000 GAIN!

Hike starts at Hildebrand ranch, connects to new trail Black Bear (6.3 mi) and finish at Deer Creek Canyon. Once on Black Bear trail, we cross over a couple of rock ridges, and there's a flat area for 1 mi or so then climb up trails in Deer Creek Canyon and onto Plymouth Mt trails.

If you joined this trip after January 6 (the day they were emailed to the roster), please write co-leader Robbie Monsma at remonsma@gmail.com for map and stats if you want to see them.

see details below



For more info Contact

Linda Jagger, cell 303-249-0986-call or text, or email lindajagger@yahoo.com, or call house 303-759-9776.



Details

see above, we will start at HIldebrand Ranch, take Two Brands trail 1.6 mi to new trail-Black Bear Trail 6.3 mi to Deer Creek Canyon. We exit into Deer Creek canyon trail, will hike down Plymouth Mt trail and Plymouth creek tr to Deer Creek canyon and the park lot. return to hildebrand trhd in cars.



key exchange WILL HAPPEN. those startting at deer creek canyon  will do reverse of above.



 



NEW COMMENTS, FROM DEER CREEK THERE IS 1800 GAIN,



FROM HILDEBRAND THERE IS 2800 GAIN!!



EITHER WAY ITS STILL 11 MILES.



 



 




Notes

see details above. Be prepared for cold weather, bring headlight for incase we finish in dark. However this is not expected. Microspikes may be beneficial if there is recent snow or suspected ice. Leaders carries and wears microspikes all winter--"be prepared"

 

 

 

*This is a Bobcats trip. The Bobcats' mission is to ensure a variety of challenging CMC trips, especially "B Difficult" and "C" hikes and Difficult snowshoes, for our mostly age 50+ constituents. We may sponsor other activities of interst to our members, everything from bike rides to camping. Although we have members, we don't have dues or elections, and our trips are non-exclusive. We welcome all CMC members to sign up for any Bobcat trip regardless of age or Bobcats membership. To join our free mailing list, write Membership services at office@cmc.org or call them at 303-279-3080.

 




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