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Date Monday  1/31/2022
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Rainbow Lakes Snowshoe
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Goffredo Stevens
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 5
Type Trip
Trip Type Snowshoe
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate 
Trail Mileage 11
Elevation Gain 1400
Driving Distance 116


Carpooling will be from the CoorsTek Parking lot in Golden.

The trailhead is the South Sourdough Trailhead parking area near Ward.

A map is here.

For more info Contact

Jeff Stevens. (720) 285-0567 /


We will start from the Sourdough Trail Trailhead near Nederland, and snowshoe down County Road 116 to Rainbow Lakes, have lunch and return the way we came. About 11 miles and 1400 total elevation gain.

Here's a video of the trail.


You need to be fully vaccinated against the SARS-Cov-2 virus to participate.



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).

This trip is open to all CMC members, as well as guests who have signed the guest waiver.



Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.