Announcing a new Meetup for Weekend Hikers...Plus!
What: X-ski or snow shoe Boreas Pass (Breckenridge)
When: Saturday, March 13,[masked]:00 AM
Boulder Open Space
5201 St. Vrain Road
Boulder, CO 80503
The address is of the Boulder Open Space office and has nothing to do with the trailhead.
Folks I'm going to X-ski this but you can also snow shoe it if you want to. It's an old railroad bed so it's a very gradule climb. Also it's an up-and-back so you can go as far as you want to before you turn around.
Please us the park-n-ride as there is very little parking up there.
Address: 4655 Ward Rd., Wheat Ridge
Directions to the park-n-ride: From 44th Ave. & Ward Rd., continue north on Ward Rd. approximately .22 miles, left into the park-n-Ride. We will plan on leaving this park-n-ride at 9:00 am.
Directions to the trailhead: Take I-70 West and take exit #230. (Highway 9). Go South 10 miles to Brechenridge. At the Southern end of town turn left onto Boreas Pass Road (County Road 10). The trailhead is at the end of the plowed road. The trailhead is at 10,229. The trail goes up to 11,481 if you go the 6.7 miles to the summit.
Rover is allowed.
Learn more here:http://hiking.meetup.com/351/calendar/12746995/