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New! Climb Deadwood and Silver in the La Plata Mountains

Wednesday, July 17, 7:00 am Register by Email

Iconic La Plata Mountains climb. Starting at the La Plata River we begin hiking a fairly steep road. From the road we begin to climb to the summit of Deadwood at 12,285 feet. We then drop down to a beautiful ridgeline until we meet our next climb to Silver which tops out at 12,496 feet. Wildflowers, views of the San Juans, other La Plata Peaks, Town and south towards New Mexico. The pace will be moderate to brisk. Please bring snow spikes for your boots just in case. We will carpool from the meeting spot. Carpool $2.00 No dogs. Limit 10 RSVP Carolyn Wilber car123lyn@gmail.com

Meeting Place:

2nd large pull out at mouth of La Plata Canyon above Mayday before the cattle guard

7:00 am

Difficulty Info:

Most Challenging 10.1 miles 4,440 feet Moderate to brisk pace