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East Lake Creek Backcountry Hike - Fall Colors


East Lake Creek Backcountry Hike - Fall Colors
Date/Time
Registration Begins
4/29/2019
Last Day To Register
9/25/2019 4:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 9/26/2005
Location
318 Walking Mountains Lane
Avon, CO 81620, US
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On our fall trip to East Lake Creek we will hike further up the creek valley into the heart of the Holy Cross Wilderness. A 6-7 mile (one way) hikes takes us to a small lake and historic mining ruins in the beautiful glacial valley of East Lake Creek. Another one of our favorite fall colors hikes, the East Lake Creek trail travels through some of the largest aspens in the Vail area! 

  • Difficulty: Black
  • Length: 13 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft
  • Peak Elevation: 9,275 ft
  • Highlights: Aspens, Mountain Streams, Colorado History, Lakes

Registration closes at 4:00 pm the day before the hike. 

Cost
$80.00 per Participant

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