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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Mount Yale

Peak Summited2019 Mount YaleType of HikeDay hikeTrailheadDenny CreekEncounteredWildflowers bloomingRoad ConditionsRoad suitable for all vehiclesBug StatusNo bugsSnow ConditionsSnow freeTrail ConditionsTrail in good conditionWhat a beautiful hike! Definitely challenging but I loved every minute of it!
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Sunrise on Mt. Sherman

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Sherman Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Fourmile Creek Road Conditions Road recommended for high clearance only Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Set out at 3 a.m. from just behind the gate, and there […]
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Didn't know this challenge existed until a few days ago. Rocky Mountain bagged.

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Base of the Incline. Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Additional Information https://www.strava.com/activities/2526380455 As mentioned in the […]
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A real Scramble

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Yale Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Denny Creak Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We started in the dark, the first several river crossings were a little […]
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Adding some extra miles trying to find Rocky Mountain (Trail notes)

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail difficult/impossible to navigate Did anyone else have a difficult time finding this trail? Thankful I ran into someone that […]
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Bergen Peak Loop Bike Ride

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Park Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems Since this route showed up on MTB Project app I figured I would go ahead and […]
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Two Timing Rocky Mountain Summit

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Don't be like us.   My husband and I climbed the manitou Incline on Tuesday.  When we finished hiking […]
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Beginners 101

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadows Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great beginners hike. The trail has a steady grade but never gets too steep. Lots of hikers/runners and […]
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Lost and wandering on Pikes Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail difficult/impossible to navigate Incline is always soul sucking but what a since if accomplishment when you hit the top! From there […]
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SummitPost3

Peak Summited 2019 Mount Sherman Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Four Mile Creek Road Road Conditions Road rough but passable Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems The snowstorm we got last week is still very much a part […]
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#2 of 6 -Rocky Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status Bugs were not too bad Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful weather. Beautiful views. Very tough incline! I did have trouble following the trail once […]
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Rocky Mountain Lost in Lightening

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We left Fort Collins at 5am wanting to get an early start, […]
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Holy moly

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Barr trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Trail conditions were fine, lots of incoming traffic due to the incline people coming down. As we were […]
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Bergen Peak Absolutely Amazing!

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Trailhead Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I hiked Bergen Peak for the first time this morning with my husband.  The weather was perfect! Although […]
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Peaceful bliss was well worth it.

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stage coach. Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This was a gorgeous day. Cool, crisp air and mostly shaded under […]
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First of six

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Very scenic! A variety of rocks strewn everywhere, gnarled trees, a few very tough mountain bikers, interesting people out […]
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Anniversary hike

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lewis Ridge Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Trail well marked. Good prep hike for ones to come. Great weather. Users who liked this:
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful partly sunny day, cool conditions.  Trail in great condition and easy to navigate.  Options for various distances when summiting.
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Snowy Birthday Hike

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Meadowview Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Waking up to snow on the ground and 38 degrees didn't necessarily motivate me for one of my favorite area hikes. […]
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For purple mountain majesties

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition VERY busy up the incline but absolutely no one on the remaining trail up to RM peak. Made […]
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Rocky Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Going up the incline was a slog, and it was very crowded. The parking lot was full early, so I took […]
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Pike's Peak Plan B – Rocky Mtn

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Barr Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition We originally planned to summit Pikes Peak, but the recent weather made the second […]
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Experimental trail

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Overnight Trailhead Pikes Peak Bar Trail Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hiked the Bar Trail up to Bar camp for an overnight stay. The next day […]
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If lightning strikes me just leave me….

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lewis Ridge Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Man… we struggled with this hike. It was more like 12 miles from this trailhead. Great views and lovely trail […]
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stage Coach Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Snow at the top. Need gear to be safe.
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Bergen Peak – Peak #1 of the Colorado Rockies Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Blvd Encountered Fall foliage Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Some snow most of it towards the last final 200 ft […]
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Beautiful hike

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lewis Ridge Trailhead Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition It was cold starting out at 8am, but finished […]
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Pre-Beer Warmup

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Weather was great, trail in good condition. Not a lot of traffic. Users who liked this:
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Bergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice hike to start the season.  On the trail 7 AM with little traffic.  Noticeable increase […]
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Bergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice hike to start the season.  On trail at 7 AM; little traffic but increased during […]
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Bergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice hike to start the season.  Little traffic during ascent (left trailhead 7 AM) but more […]
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Meadow View Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Started early, one of the first out on the […]
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Inclined to summit Rocky Mountain

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Base Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Everyone should attempt the incline at least once – it sounds like a great idea before you start – but […]
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Bergen's Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Meadow View Trail Encountered Wildflowers blooming Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful day for a hike. Blue bird day. The trail was […]
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Bergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Encountered Wildflowers blooming Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Beautiful hike and not many people on the trail. Took Too Long Trail on the way back down, worth […]
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SummitPost2

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Incline trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition This trail is very difficult and so rewarding. I highly recommend doing this if you are in great shape and if […]
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Snow free Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Lots of snow! I used micro spikes.
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SummitPost

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lewis Ridge Trailhead Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Great hike! It was a steady climb most of the way up but no really […]
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Winter WonderBergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Lewis Ridge Trailhead Encountered Fall foliage Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition I ended up hiking an extra mile, but taking the […]
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Winter wonderland on Rocky Mountain Peak!

Peak Summited 2019 Rocky Mountain Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Manitou Incline Hiking Companions Hiked with children (12 & under) Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Minor obstacles posing few problems We drove down to Manitou […]
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Avoiding Avalanches on Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition The hike was fantastic. We started around 7am so there was a lot of […]
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Battling Bergen and my Body….

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Stagecoach Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Bright sunny day but windy around 30F. About 90% of the trail was snow-covered with […]
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Park Trailhead Road Conditions Snow and ice on road Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Trail snow-covered at times - Gear and expertise recommended Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Microspikes pretty much mandatory.
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Bergen Peak

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Sleepy Trail Hiking Companions Hiked with a dog Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Hiked from Sleepy Trail to Elk Ridge, Meadow Trail to […]
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Snowy trip up Bergen

Peak Summited 2019 Bergen Peak Type of Hike Day hike Trailhead Elk Meadow Hiking Companions Hiked with a group Road Conditions Road suitable for all vehicles Bug Status No bugs Snow Conditions Intermittent snow - not hard to cross Trail Conditions Trail in good condition Nice hike up Bergen Peak. Snowy most of the way […]
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