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CMC Boulder Group Cabins


The Boulder Group of the Colorado Mountain Club owns two cabins in the Arapaho-Roosevelt National Forest. The cabins are operated in accordance with the terms of a Special Use Permit issued by the US Forest Service.

Brainard Cabin














LAYOUT: Ground floor kitchen with wood-burning cookstove & two propane burners, living room with wood stove, dining room, anteroom, small deck
SLEEPS: 12 upstairs (four in room with door, eight in communal floor area); 2-inch foam pads & wool blankets provided
LOCATION: West of Ward, CO, in the Brainard Lake Recreation Area
MAP: USGS Ward, CO Quadrangle or Topos viewable online
APPROACH: 3.0 miles, + 600 feet up

Arestua Hut














HAS HUTMEISTERS! Welcome David & Emily!

LAYOUT: Single room communal space, one central potbelly woodstove
SLEEPS: 8 (four in open loft, four on benches) 2 inch foam pads provided
LOCATION: 11,080 feet, south of Eldora Ski Resort, West of Hessie Trailhead and Lost Lake
MAP: USGS East Portal, CO Quadrangle or Topos viewable online
APPROACH: 5.5 miles, + 1,680 feet up