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.
Peak SummitedBirthday PeakTrailheadNorth Cottonwood Creek TrailheadWe attempted to hike Birthday Peak several months ago and managed to follow the trail for Mount Harvard instead of the correct Kroenke Lake trail, so coming back to this peak was definitely not something I was looking forward to (especially so late in the season). We started the trail […]Read More →
Peak SummitedBirthday PeakTrailheadNorth Cottonwood Creek Trailhead3rd time's a charm… The first time I hiked Birthday, it the final peak to finish when I tried to do all 6 peaks for this challenge in a week back in June. I felt successful as I was walked back to North Cottonwood Creek Trailhead but later that evening […]Read More →
Peak SummitedBirthday PeakTrailheadCottonwood CreekStarted at 6:10am, summited at 7:55 for an accent time of 1 hour, 45 minutes. It rained about half the time on the way up. There was a lot of improvising the path up and back once it leaves the Kroenke Lake Trail.Read More →
Peak SummitedBirthday PeakTrailheadCollegiate WildernessThe third day of our hiking exploits took us up to Birthday Peak. We drove the dirt road trail up to the trailhead after taking the long drive from Denver, CO. Some fires had closed the road in that direction so we were detoured which made the trip even longer. The forecasts […]Read More →