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Whitney Lake Backcountry Hike - Mountain Lakes

Whitney Lake Backcountry Hike - Mountain Lakes
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
6/16/2019 4:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 6/17/2005
318 Walking Mountains Lane
Avon, CO 81620, US
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Departing from Homestake Road, The trail ascends steeply through aspen and conifer groves. At various points along the trail views of the Sawatch Range can be viewed. Whitney Peak rises up from the north lake shore to an elevation of 13,271 ft. The large, sub-alpine lake offers excellent fishing and scenic views.  

  • Difficulty: Green (blue with summit scramble)

  • Length: 4.8
  • Elevation Gain: 1,963 ft
  • Peak Elevation: 10,958 ft
  • Highlights: Mountain Views / Mountain Lakes

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

$80.00 per Participant

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