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Date Wednesday  9/15/2021
End Date Wednesday  9/15/2021
Group Denver
Event Title RMOTHG Square Top Lakes
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Diana Bliss
Member Price Free
Available Participants Standby
Type Trip
Trip Type Hike
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult A
Trail Mileage 5.0
Elevation Gain 1081
Driving Distance 84

Location

THIS TRIP IS LIMITED to participants who  have been vaccinated or have a negative PCR test within three days of the trip.  

Square Top Lakes is at the top of Guenella Pass outside of Georgetown. It is all above timberline and known for the sweeping vista and views of Mt. Bierstadt. On the trail you may see marmets, some alpine flowers, rocky in spots, and marshy in others at stream crossings. Please bring your ten essentials, poles (suggested), rain gear, warmer layers of clothes, lunch/snacks ,and plenty of water. Optional stop after hiking to go for ice cream in Georgetown. 

We will meet at the Stegagarus parking lot on the southeast corner of I 70 and Morrison exit at 7:45 AM and leaving at 8:00 AM SHARP. If you want to carpool we will do it there or if you want to drive yourself to the trail head, please email me and let me know. If you have any medical concerns please email me ahead of time. 

Directions: From the the Steg. Parking lot, enter onto I70 west, exit at Georgetown, go straight through traffic circle and turn right onto Rose St. Go to end where Guenella Pass Rd starts, go up about 12 miles past the Guenella Pass Campgrounds, then 2 more miles to Summit Overlook Parking on right side. There is a bathroom at the trailhead.  Please bring these directions with you. 



For more info Contact

Any questions or concerns please email me at dbliss5030@gmail.com or call me at 303-424-7841. The day of the trip my cell phone is 720-244-5396. If you are cancelling, please go to the CMC website and cancel online so someone on the wait list can go. Diana Bliss



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