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Wednesday afternoon hike - Mount Galbraith (Golden)

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If the weather holds, let's hike at Mount Galbraith Open Space Park in Golden.

Hike details: The hike is 4.2 miles with about 900 feet of elevation gain. Read about the hike here. (http://www.examiner.com/hiking-in-denver/hiking-golden-mount-galbraith) Park map. (http://www.examiner.com/hiking-in-denver/hiking-golden-mount-galbraith)

Pace: Expect a moderate pace.

Conditions: Expect snow, ice and mud. Bring traction devices if you have them.

Directions: The trailhead is on Golden Gate Canyon road, 1.3 miles west of Highway 93. That puts it a couple miles north of Golden. For a map/directions to the trailhead, click on this map, (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=39.773668,-105.253501&num=1&t=h&sll=39.76471,-105.255267&sspn=0.017155,0.032015&ie=UTF8&ll=39.765534,-105.23632&spn=0.04394,0.077162&z=14) right click on the green arrow and click on "directions to here."

Time: Arrive at 2:15pm, we'll start at 2:25pm. If you're late, catch up. Trails here are hiker only, no bikes.

Dogs: No dogs due to skinny trails and mud.

Donation: $1 ($0 if unemployed)

Hiking is risky. I am not a professional guide, you are responsible for yourself. By signing up for this hike you acknowledge that you are solely responsible for your own safety and will do the necessary research to understand the conditions of this hike and the gear you require.