Basic Snowshoe – Moonlight Snowshoe with views from Boreas Pass Road

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Basic Snowshoe – Moonlight Snowshoe with views from Boreas Pass Road

Moonlight Snowshoe with views from Boreas Pass Road

  • Sat, Dec 23, 2023
  • Gore Range Group
  • Hiking, Snowshoeing
  • Adults
  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 2.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 250 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 10,600 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

6:00 PM Meet at Winter Gate on Boreas Pass Rd. 39.46, -106.02

We will snow shoe or traction hike an out 'n back on Boreas Pass Rd, pending conditions, under moonlit skies, just before the December full moon. 

This is a social, casual outing. Our time on trail will depend on conditions and participants' wishes. Bring a thermos of hot beverage and snack as desired for post-hike. Due to holiday resort crowds, we will not gather at a restaurant afterwards. 

Boilerplate: Participants' email addresses may be shared with other participants, and trip images may be  shared on Facebook or other media. If you have known medical conditions that may manifest themselves during this activity, please notify the leader before the trip. If you have known exposure to a COVID-positive case within 5 days of this trip, do not come. Do not come if you are sick. If applicable, bring money for ride sharing. No pets. 10 essentials and clothing appropriate for the weather, trail lunch/snacks.

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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essentials for winter outings.

Headlamps.

Snowshoes or traction, pending conditions. Poles suggested. 

Check weather for reqd. layers. 

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