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*updated* Cougar Ridge Backcountry Hike - Summits & Passes

*updated* Cougar Ridge Backcountry Hike - Summits & Passes
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
6/12/2019 4:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 6/13/2005
318 Walking Mountains Lane
Avon, CO 81620, US
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*Because of extended road closures (due to snow), we have changed the summits hike on 6/13 to Cougar Ridge*

This hike, which takes you to the iconic Lionshead Rock offer's beautiful views of the Holy Cross Wilderness. The trail climbs steadily from Game Creek to Lionshead Rock, once on Cougar ridge the grade lessens and you continue up an open ridgeline with views of Mt. of the Holy Cross & the Eagle River Valley. 

  • Difficulty: Blue (blue with summit scramble)
  • Length: 5-8
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000
  • Peak Elevation: 10,000
  • Highlights: Alpine Zone / Panorama Views / Off-trail / Summit / Wilflowers /

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

$80.00 per Participant

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