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Date Friday  7/2/2021
End Date
Group Boulder
Event Title Asending Hike Series: Squartop Mounatin 13,974ft
Start Time 6:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Kevin Donovan
Member Price Free
Available Participants Standby
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate B
Trail Mileage 7.0
Elevation Gain 2454 ft
Driving Distance


We will meet at Guanella Pass in the secondary parking lot on the west side of Guanella Pass Road.  This is just beyond the main parking for Mount Bierstadt.  There are restrooms at the trailhead. 

Kevin will send an updated list of the essentials for this hike.

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For more info Contact

(303) 330-5346


We will follow the standard route for Square Top that bypasses Square Top Lakes.  There is an expansive flat summit area that affords a 360 degree view.


There still may be remaining snow and micro spikes may be necessary, trekking pole(s) recommended.  Some of the stream crossings may be flowing at higher rates on the descent and expect to cross some muddy sections of trail.  Spare shoes in the car and plastic bags to put muddy boots in are a good idea.  It is optional to bring an ice axe, I have been there several times even in July that there was the opportunity glissade some sections on the descent.


This program is currently full. If you would like to be placed on the wait list please complete the form below. If a spot opens up you will be contacted.

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