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Climb Potato (Spud) Mountain

Friday, May 21, 9:45 am Register by Email

Off trail hike with low exposure class three scramble on summit ridge.  Good resting and waiting place for those not wanting to complete the blocky ridge scramble to the summit.  Beautiful view of the Animas Valley from the summit.  Expect loose rock and talus on this hike.  The hike is about five miles round trip with approximately 1700 feet elevation gain taking 4-5 hours to complete. Limit 10. No dogs. SO! hikes are limited to COVID vaccinated members only. RSVP: Tim Tischler, 970 2477970, 512 9714229 tbtischler46@gmail.com

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Meeting Place: Needles store at 9:45 or Trailhead at 10 am mile marker 55 HWY 550

Difficulty Info: Hard, 5 miles, 1700 ft.
Brisk pace