Short Notice Hike - Lake Solitude/Twin Lakes Loop - Friday Night

This should be a great evening hike.  There may be some snow left, but most of it should be gone.  We will meet at the Big Cottonwood Canyon Park and Ride at 5:45PM to carpool up the canyon to Brighton.  We will leave the parking area at 6:00PM.  We will hike around Silver Lake and up to Twin Lakes, over the saddle and down to Lake Solitude, completing the loop back at Silver Lake.  This will be a moderately paced hike with about 1400' vertical climb and a total distance of about 3 miles.  There may be some areas of snow when we cross over into Solitude, but very minor - you will not need microspikes.  It will probably cool off after the sun starts to set, so bring a light jacket, water, a headlamp or flashlight (just in case) and some insect repellant.  The moon will be almost half, so we should get some light from the moon.

After the hike, we will mingle at the cabin, share treats and drinks.......BYOB and something to share.

See you then!!!

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  • Rhonda H.

    Had an awesome time. What other hike could you see deer, moose, and rhinoceros on?

    1 · June 14, 2013

    • Jola

      Rhino was definitely twirling...;)

      June 15, 2013

  • Jola

    Great hike. Great group of people. :)

    June 15, 2013

  • Georgia

    It was an enjoyable hike. I found out that I need to do more hikes. I enjoyed meeting everyone and look forward to more hikes.

    June 15, 2013

  • aparna c.

    It was fun! Thanks guys for a wonderful time :)
    @Rhonda: how could you miss the bear ;)

    June 15, 2013

  • Geoffrey F.

    I had a great time. Thanks to all that attended.

    June 14, 2013

  • Andrea C.

    This should be great!

    June 14, 2013

  • Amy

    Sorry to miss it -- sounds delightful!

    June 13, 2013

  • Lauralee

    Not fully sure if I can come yet

    June 12, 2013

  • Brian G

    I wish I could make this as it is a nice hike.

    June 12, 2013

  • Chris G

    My friend John and I are looking forward to it!!

    June 12, 2013

  • Jola

    Not 100%

    June 12, 2013

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