Bergen Peak Hike Logs

Are you taking the Colorado Rockies Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge? Here you can see all the hikes logged in our 2018 challenge, with the most recent at the top. Click on a hike log to see all the details, more photos and leave comments for the challengers.

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Bergen Peak Hike

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Trailhead (the parking lot) From car to summit took just under 85 minutes to walk. Nice views at the outcrop near the top, though shrouded by fog (or smoke, I never know anymore). Only other person on the trail was a runner.
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Bergen Peak

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Trailhead Hot. It was really hot. Even with an early start, it was still hot. Despite the heat, the trail was nice, well maintained and not that busy, which makes for a change. I would probably hike it again, but not in July or August.
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4 Miles Uphill

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Trailhead I went into this hike pretty ready to wreck it. I had done several long hikes and 6 14ers the week of the 4th of July so I figured this would be a breeze. I was wrong. It's about 4.5 miles of consistently uphill hiking. No […]
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Wanted some Bergen to celebrate the 4th of July!

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Park We enjoyed the fireworks show in Downtown Denver which occurred on 3 July 2018 for some reason. We stayed up late so we decided to go with the easier hike that was close to downtown Denver. We started relatively early and got to the empty trailhead. […]
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Beautiful Bergen

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Park Probably the best hike to begin with for the challenge. I was worried about storms but it was just cloud cover the whole time. You are in tree line practically the whole way which really does add beauty to the hike. The town of Evergreen is […]
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That was some Bergen!

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Elk Meadow Park Trailhead Parking was easy to find! Bathroom right before the trek! Started at Elk Meadow Park Trail head straight from the parking lot. And about a quarter-mile in I headed up Meadow view Trail. The whole hike had a clearly marked trail you don’t have to […]
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Do you know where the summit sign is!?!??!

Peak Bergen Peak Group   Trailhead Meadow Park Trail The weather was perfect but the views were hazy. The hike overall was not as intensive as I thought it would be, although it did take us about 15 minutes to find where the summit sign was. Users who liked this:
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