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August 01, 2021

Moraine Park Glacier Walk

Hiking • 2515 Tunnel Rd Estes ParkCO  80511 Organized by YMCA of the Rockies
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Miles Rt Grade Elev. Gain High Point Terrain Drive Time
3 G 400 8400 F None
Identify plants & wildlife along the Big Thompson River & an ancient glacial moraine .
Bring: At least 1 liter of water, snacks and lunch, rain gear, an extra layer of clothes, hat and gloves, sunscreen, sunglasses, and hiking boots.
Hike Difficulty
A = Most Difficult
B = Challenging
C = Harder
D = Hard
E = More Moderate
F = Moderate
G = Easy
H = Easiest

To meet the prerequisite for A-D hikes, you must have completed without difficulty a YMCA of the Rockies (Hikemaster-lead) hike of no more than two grades lower within two weeks before the hike. This means a C hike is the prerequisite for an A hike; a D hike is a prerequisite for B hike; an E hike is a prerequisite for a C hike, and an F hike meets the requirements for a D hike.

Hikes graded A-D must have three guests, and hikes graded E-H must have two guests to go. This is for safety reasons. Hikes will be canceled if too few guests sign up.

If your hike is scheduled to leave before Mountain Center open hours, please enter through the side door on the north side of the building.

Location

Meet at the Boone Family Mountain Center

Instructor

Harvey Haines
Clyde McKinney

When

August 01, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Sunday

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Age and Gender

Co-Ed

Location

Hiking

2515 Tunnel Rd Estes ParkCO  80511

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