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Date Wednesday  2/5/2020
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Ski - Watrous Gulch*
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Russell Peterson
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 3
Type Trip
Trip Type Ski
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate III
Trail Mileage 7
Elevation Gain 2100
Driving Distance 80


Blue downhill skills required as well as avy gear (beacon, shovel, probe).  Tele, splitboard or AT skis, skins.  No skinny skis. 

Starting at the Herman Gulch Trailhead we will ski up the Watrous Gulch Trail to roughly the intersection with the Bard Creek Trail.  We will then skin up the ridgeline to point 12396.  We will descend the sub 30 degree meadows back to the trail.   


Meet at Wooly Mammoth across from Service Station, section BB at 8:00.  My car will be a grey Highlander.  We will carpool to the trailhead.    


From Wooly Mammoth Follow I-70 roughly 40 miles to exit 218.  Trailhead is immediately right of the exit,

For more info Contact

Russ Peterson

720 299 8269

email :





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