Approximately 5 miles and 2600 feet of elevation going up Shanahan ridge and Fern Canyon to watch the sunset and Perseids Meteor Shower.
Start Elevation: 5800’
End Elevation: 8400’
Skill Level: Strenuous
Trailhead location: Cragmoor Road, Coordinates: 39°58'07.2"N 105°15'47.4"W
This hike is for the fit and acclimated.
Meet at 5:50pm at the end of Cragmoor Road. We leave at 6:00pm promptly.
Make sure to bring headlamp, water, snacks.
Bad weather postpones/cancels.
By attending this hike, you assume all responsibility for your own safety. Mountaineering in Colorado can be very dangerous. Altitude sickness, dehydration, and fast-building storms are the most common problems. Please be in shape and self-sufficient.