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Date Thursday  7/26/2018
End Date Sunday  7/29/2018
Group Denver
Event Title Chicago Basin 14ers Windom Pk 14,082'; Sunlight Pk 14,059'; Eolus 14,083', North Eolus 14,039'
Start Time 5:30 AM
Status Canceled
Leader Sarah Maurer
Co-Leader Ken Yaphe
Member Price Free
Available Participants 11
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult D
Trail Mileage 23
Elevation Gain 9200
Driving Distance 656

Location

**WAIT LIST CLOSED**

Thanks for your overwhelming interest. We are closing the wait list as of March 28, but are happy to share beta if you are interested in organizing this trip, either for CMC or with friends. 

 

Meeting location will be at BB Wooly Mammonth.



For more info Contact

Contacts:

Sarah Maurer

maurer_kg@yahoo.com

970-988-9490

OR

Ken Yaphe
720-985-9103
Kyaphe@comcast.net



Details

Thursday - Drive to Silverton, take the 2:30 train to Durango (1 hour), get off the train at Needleton station and backpack 6 miles / 2,800' elevation gain to Chicago Basin.



Friday - Climb Sunlight (class 4 rock) and then climb Windom (class 3 rock) 7 miles RT / 3,500' elevation gain.



Saturday - Climb Eolus (class 3 rock) 4 miles RT / 2,900' elevation gain and North Eolus (class 3 rock)  250' elevation gain.



Sunday - Backpack out to Needleton, take the 11:30 AM train to Silverton and drive home.



You will need to book a train ticket. Details forthcoming by email.



**Sarah and Tim are missing the second peak in both groups, so PREPARE FOR AN EARLY START!**



Climbing helmet is required.




Notes

Route details can be found using this link:  http://www.14ers.com/routelist.php?peak=Mt.+Eolus%2C+Windom+Peak%2C+and+Sunlight+Peak