Peak: Snowdrift Peak (12,274′) – Rocky Mountain National Park Date: November 11, 2017 Trailhead: Green Mountain (8,800′) Approach: Northeast Ridge Distance: 22.4 miles Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft. Wolf, but probably a giant coyote sightings?: 1 Human sightings: 0 Participants: solo Time: 12 hours
Peak:McHenrys Peak (13,327′) – Rocky Mountain National Park Date: October 30, 2016 Trailhead: Glacier Gorge (9,180′) Approach: South Slope via Stone Man Pass Distance: ~ 13 miles Elevation Gain: ~ 4,200 ft. Participants: Will Robnett, Dillon Sarnelli
Peaks of the Park: Mummy Mountain (13,425′), Hagues Peak (13,560′), Fairchild Mountain (13,502′), Ypsilon Mountain (13,514′), Mount Chiquita (13,069′), Mount Chapin (12,454′) Date: October 4, 2015 Trailhead: Lawn Lake (8,540′) – Rocky Mountain National Park Route: Counterclockwise loop beginning and ending at the Lawn Lake TH via Fall River Road Distance: 26 miles Elevation Gain: 9,100 feet Participants: Solo mission Time: 13 hours (including a rain delay, snow delay, and a lot of gaping) Human Sightings: 2 (descending Fairchild) Pedobear Sightings: 0
Peaks: South Signal Mountain (11,248′) – Rocky Mountain National Park, and Signal Mountain (11,262′) – Comanche Peak Wilderness Date: December 27, 2014 Trailhead: Dunraven (7,800′) * Approach: Bulwark Ridge Trail Distance: ~12.5 miles Elevation Gain: ~3,800 ft. Participants: Sam Sala, Dillon Sarnelli Time: 11 hours
*Note: Due to the September 2013 flooding, much of the area around the Dunraven TH is still closed. The Bulwark Ridge Trail is open. See the Poudre Wilderness site for more info. You are permitted to park at the Dunraven TH and hike up the road .3 miles to the Bulwark Ridge Trail #928/Signal Mountain Trail. You are also permitted to hike up the road to Cheley Camp to temporarily access the North Fork Trail #929. The Dunraven TH is still closed in most other directions.