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Date Wednesday  9/15/2021
End Date Thursday  9/16/2021
Group Denver
Event Title BPX Backpack, Abyss Lake Trail, Mount Evans Wilderness, 2-day Out and Back
Start Time 9:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader John Walters
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Waitlist Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Backpack
Pace Casual
Classification Easy 
Trail Mileage 12
Elevation Gain 2400
Driving Distance 110

Location

Meeting location and carpooling info will be provided via email prior to trip date.



For more info Contact

Lawson 303/842-7040

Walters 303/995-7638



Details

Description: Easy hike along stream in woods, camp near water, daypack hiking option on day 2 before packing out.




Itinerary: 



Day 1 - Hike in 4 miles/1400', set up camp near water and close to intersection with Rosalie Trail. 



Day 2 – Those who wish may leave camp early, hike to Helms lake, 2 miles/1000', with day pack, explore Helms Lake, return to camp, have lunch, break camp, Hike out.



Day 2 totals with optional Helms Lake dayhike = 8 miles/1000'. This includes 2 miles/1000' ascending with daypack plus 2 miles/1000' descending with daypack, plus 4 miles/1400' descending with backpack.



Day 2 total without Helms Lake = 4 miles/1400' descending with backpack. Expect to return home around 6:00 pm.



 



Maps: 



https://trails.colorado.gov/routes/38014?t=BIKhoXftV8UWbCxssN4V



 




Notes

BPX is a community of backpackers who respect, trust, help each other, and honor our commitments. By registering for this trip, you are committing to going on the trip and will cancel only for a true emergency. And if absolutely necessary, you agree to cancel as early as possible so another member may take your place on the trip.

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CMC BACKPACKING SECTION (BPX)
https://cmcdenver.org/specialinterests/denver-backpacking-section-bpx

 

COVID-19 and Colorado Mountain Club Programming

https://cmc.org/COVID-19andCMCProgramming.aspx

 

 




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