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Hike Logs: 2019 Colorado Rockies Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

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

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For purple mountain majesties

By Tanya Horning Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou InclineEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionVERY busy up the incline but absolutely no one on the remaining trail up to RM peak. Made the hike serene but also felt a little anxious of wild critters since I was alone. […] Read More →

Rocky Mountain

By Chelsea Reinhard Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou InclineRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionGoing up the incline was a slog, and it was very crowded. The parking lot was full early, so I took the free shuttle and parked on the side of the street heading into Manitou […] Read More →

Pike's Peak Plan B – Rocky Mtn

By Jeremy Lockwood Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeOvernightTrailheadBarr TrailEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWe originally planned to summit Pikes Peak, but the recent weather made the second half of our trip nearly impossible.  Our group went up Friday morning and stayed the night […] Read More →

Experimental trail

By Bryan Brown Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeOvernightTrailheadPikes Peak Bar TrailRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionHiked the Bar Trail up to Bar camp for an overnight stay. The next day on the way back down we took the route to summit Rocky Mountain. Weather […] Read More →

If lightning strikes me just leave me….

By Rlslotman Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadLewis Ridge TrailheadRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionMan… we struggled with this hike. It was more like 12 miles from this trailhead. Great views and lovely trail but so difficult if you’re not in hiking shape. Read More →

Bergen Peak

By Robert Frantum-Allen Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStage CoachRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionSnow at the top. Need gear to be safe. Read More →

Bergen Peak – Peak #1 of the Colorado Rockies Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

By Oscar Hernandez Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoach BlvdEncounteredFall foliageRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionSome snow most of it towards the last final 200 ft of elevation Read More →

Beautiful hike

By Jeni Ben-Joseph Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadLewis Ridge TrailheadHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionIt was cold starting out at 8am, but finished the trail in a T-shirt. The first half of the trail was clear, closer to the […] Read More →

Pre-Beer Warmup

By malybarger Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWeather was great, trail in good condition. Not a lot of traffic. Users who liked this: Read More →

Bergen

By Tlybarger Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNice hike to start the season.  On the trail 7 AM with little traffic.  Noticeable increase on descent mid morning. Read More →

Bergen

By Tlybarger Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNice hike to start the season.  On trail at 7 AM; little traffic but increased during descent mid morning. Read More →

Bergen

By Tlybarger Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNice hike to start the season.  Little traffic during ascent (left trailhead 7 AM) but more during mid morning descent. Read More →

Bergen Peak

By jkennedy_13 Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMeadow View TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionStarted early, one of the first out on the trail. Switchbacks make for very easy ascending. Small sections of snow pack near the top. Not […] Read More →

Inclined to summit Rocky Mountain

By Michael Lamarca Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou Incline BaseRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionEveryone should attempt the incline at least once – it sounds like a great idea before you start – but then the reality sets in.  And you make it and feel a huge sense […] Read More →

Bergen's Peak

By emlylybarger6 Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadMeadow View TrailEncounteredWildflowers bloomingHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful day for a hike. Blue bird day. The trail was in great condition, easy to follow not too heavily trafficked, and was dry. A bit windy at the […] Read More →

Bergen

By Jeska Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBeautiful hike and not many people on the trail. Took Too Long Trail on the way back down, worth the extra distance to see some different scenery. Hit up Black Hawk for a beer before […] Read More →

Winter WonderBergen

By BethB Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadLewis Ridge TrailheadEncounteredFall foliageRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionI ended up hiking an extra mile, but taking the scenic meadow view trail down, but it was we worth it. The show made music as […] Read More →

Winter wonderland on Rocky Mountain Peak!

By Craig Lenning Peak Summited2019 Rocky MountainType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadManitou InclineHiking CompanionsHiked with children (12 & under)Road ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsMinor obstacles posing few problemsWe drove down to Manitou Springs, parked at the free parking lot and took the shuttle to the Manitou Incline. The […] Read More →

Avoiding Avalanches on Bergen Peak

By Geimi Chism Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadElk MeadowRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionThe hike was fantastic. We started around 7am so there was a lot of ice, definitely needed microspikes. Very windy at the summit. Users who liked this: Read More →

Battling Bergen and my Body….

By Michael Lamarca Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadStagecoachRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionBright sunny day but windy around 30F. About 90% of the trail was snow-covered with patches of frozen snow. Yaktrax did fine but snow-pack always slows the pace. Struggled […] Read More →

Bergen Peak

By Sandra Robles Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadElk Meadow Park TrailheadRoad ConditionsSnow and ice on roadBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsTrail snow-covered at times – Gear and expertise recommendedTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionMicrospikes pretty much mandatory. Read More →

Bergen Peak

By Chelsea Reinhard Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadSleepy TrailHiking CompanionsHiked with a dogRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionHiked from Sleepy Trail to Elk Ridge, Meadow Trail to Bergen Peak Trail. Lots of traffic, especially coming down in the afternoon. This route starts in […] Read More →

Snowy trip up Bergen

By David Thomas Peak Summited2019 Bergen PeakType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadElk MeadowHiking CompanionsHiked with a groupRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsIntermittent snow – not hard to crossTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionNice hike up Bergen Peak. Snowy most of the way which made for a little slipping- this would’ve been easier with some traction devices. Cloudy day, […] Read More →