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March 2 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Join a CDT Gateway Community Ambassador from Salida for a snowshoe adventure near the Continental Divide on Saturday, March 2 at 9 AM! – PLEASE NOTE this event is full and is only accepting waitlist registrations as of 2/25/24
Participants will meet their guide at Monarch Crest at 9:00 AM for a 9:30 AM departure. The snowshoe will head south for 2-3 miles and go along the ridgeline towards Mt. Peck right off of the CDT. The hike will be 6 miles maximum.
This event is designed to for people with some familiarity using snowshoes, or who are able to hike 4+ miles at a time. Please do not bring other types of equipment (e.g. skis). Snowshoes will be available to borrow, courtesy of Salida Mountain Sports. (Please note that the CDTC program leader is AIARE 1 and Wilderness First Responder certified.)
Remember to dress warm, bring sunglasses, water, and a snack if needed. Always prepare for changing weather conditions in the mountains!
Thank you to Salida Mountain Sports for supporting this event!