Apex Park near Mt Galbraith Park - Same level, same apres hike

  • December 8, 2012 · 10:30 AM
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Round-Trip Length: 5.2 miles round trip
Elevation Change: 1343'
Skill Level: Beginner




Heritage Squre

18301 W. Colfax Ave

Golden, CO 80401

10:15am, start hiking at 10:30am

We can carpool fromColorado Mills (3 miles away) near the Yard House , since that is the apres-hike. If you do not find a carpool from there, meet at the trailhead by 10:15. We will start the hike/spike/snowshoe (depending on the weather), by 10:30am.

AS ALWAYS - IF YOU ARE LOST, OR RUNNING LATE - PLEASE CALL OR TEXT ME -[masked] (If you text me, please identify who you are). If you cannot reach me,  leave a message - if I am able to, I will get back to you as soon as possible.





East access is on the northeast corner of the Heritage Square Shopping Center parking lot. (Enter from County Road 93/Heritage Road just before its merger with US Highway 40/W. Colfax Avenue)




Apex Park offers a wide range of scenic and historic features. Its location in the foothills above Golden provides a secluded mountain retreat that is readily accessible to the urbanized area of Jefferson County. The Apex Trail follows Apex Gulch, where a pleasant little stream flows for most of the year.





The Yard House - Lakewood (Colorado Mills)

14500 West Colfax Ave., Lakewood, CO 80401







*Since it is a late season, prepare for changing weather conditions/ temps - I will post expected conditions as the date gets closer.

*Expect mud and possibly some snowy patches on this hike. A change into more comfortable shoes for the bar is recommended, especially if your boots are not waterproof.



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  • Alex

    great hike and great group of people!

    1 · December 8, 2012

  • Alex

    Heritage Squre 18301 W. Colfax Ave Golden, CO 80401

    December 7, 2012

  • Alex

    Hi the address posted here is on a strip mall that is next to the trail head.

    December 7, 2012

  • Johanna

    Hey, I am new to this area. What is the exact location?

    December 6, 2012

  • Alex

    Hi Steph, Yes. You are welcome bring your dog.


    December 4, 2012

  • Steph

    I know dogs are allowed on this trail but does the group allow them?

    December 4, 2012

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