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Date Monday  1/17/2022
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Niwot Mountain (11,471') Loop
Start Time 6:30 AM
Status Complete
Leader Jim Guerra
Member Price Free
Available Participants Standby
Waitlist Participants 7
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult 
Trail Mileage 9.5
Elevation Gain 1900
Driving Distance 90

Location

Niwot Mountain is accessible from the Brainard Lake winter parking area.  From the winter parking area in the Brainard Lake area (Red Lake TH), we travel up Left Hand Reservoir Road to the base of Niwot Mountain, ascend to its summit, and continue along Niwot Ridge. From point 11442, we will head north down the Niwot Ridge Trail towards Long Lake.  We will then take the Niwot Cutoff trail east towards Brainard Lake, then the Waldrop North Trail back to the Winter parking area.    T

Towering above Brainard Lake, Niwot Mtn and Niwot Ridge offers a grand view of the majestic Indian Peaks and Longs Peak.

Meet at 6:15 for a no later than 6:30 PROMPT departure at the CoorsTEK parking lot directly across from the CMC building in Golden.



For more info Contact

Jim Guerra, 720-320-7262, email: joguerra77062@gmail.com

 

 



Details

This will be a snowshoe trip.  We may start out on micro spikes as the trail towad the reservoir will be well packed. 



Bring your winter 10 essentials.



I will let you know weather contidions as we get closer to the date.




Notes

This is a CMC Bobcats trip

The Bobcats’ mission is to ensure a variety of challenging CMC trips, mostly on weekdays, all year long, for our mostly 50+ constituents. We don’t have dues or elections and we invite ALL CMC members to sign up for any Bobcat trip. You can search the CMC Calendar for Bobcat trips any time by selecting “Bobcats Section” in the CMC Trip Calendar “Section" pull-down menu. We send out a monthly email to our members with all the coming month’s trips, just after those trips are activated. To join our free mailing list and become a member, select the "Bobcats Section" anytime in your Member Profile (Log-in>Members>My Membership>Member Profile)

*** LIMITED TO MEMBERS WHO ARE FULLY VACCINATED OR HAVE A NEGATIVE PCR TEST WITHIN THREE DAYS OF THE TRIP ***




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