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Columbine Lake (12,685 ft.) and Pk. 13,300 from Porphyry Basin

Wednesday, July 6, 7:00 am Register by Email

An alternate approach to Columbine Lake starting at 12,360 ft at the end of a 4WD road beginning near the top of Red Mountain Pass. Crossing 3 high basins, a large boulder field, and enchanting glacially scoured tundra, our route passes the spectacular blue lake and ends with a climb to an overlooking peak at 13,300ft. 4WD HC vehicles required for the approach route.
Carpool $12 + $5 for 4WD. Limit 10. 2 Dogs on approval only.
RSVP Steve Schnarch 970 749-4478 ssalivedgo@gmail.com
SO! Outings are currently limited to members and their approved guests, all of whom must be fully vaccinated and boosted.

Meeting Place:

Durango Rec Center 7:00 am
Trimble Crossing 7:15 am
Purgatory Resort 8:00 am

Difficulty Info:

Hard
8 miles
1300 ft.
Moderate pace