Colorado Front Range Day Hikes

Description: Whether you are planning a backpacking trip, conditioning to summit a 14er, or just want to get out and enjoy the beautiful the Front Range landscapes, this outing is for you! Join our instructors on an informative hike to help develop your mountain sense and increase your comfort while hiking. We'll help you learn about hiking equipment, natural history, basic navigation, and hiking techniques in all types of terrain that will help you succeed and add further enjoyment to your future trips. The hikes will range in difficulty from easy to moderate with elevation changes of up to 1000 feet over distances of less than 5 miles per day. Participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a participating parent or responsible adult.

Skills you'll learn:

  • Knowledge of Personal Gear
  • Knowledge of Trail Safety & etiquette
  • Trip Planning & Group Management

Check out the gear list.

Required Legal Form:
This course requires the participant to read and sign a liability release form before participating. Please see "Required Legal Form" for the session you are registering for. You will need to print, sign and bring the form to your class.

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COLORADO FRONT RANGE DAY HIKES

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4/27/2014 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT

Colorado Front Range Day Hikes
First Flatiron | More Information and Directions
We will hike the iconic First Flatiron from Chautauqua Park. The hike is 2.9 miles round trip with an elevation gain of approximately 1,440 feet.
Group Size: 15
Required Legal Form: General (pdf)

Member: $55.00
Non Member: $75.00

Spots left: 13

5/11/2014 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT

Colorado Front Range Day Hikes
Chautauqua Park | More Information and Directions
Group Size: 15
Required Legal Form: General (pdf)

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

Spots left: 15

5/24/2014 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT

Colorado Front Range Day Hikes
Elk Meadow Park | More Information and Directions
Group Size: 15
Required Legal Form: General (pdf)

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

Spots left: 15

6/8/2014 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM MDT

Colorado Front Range Day Hikes
Chautauqua Park | More Information and Directions
Group Size: 15
Required Legal Form: General (pdf)

Member: $65.00
Non Member: $85.00

Spots left: 15

Colorado Front Range Day Hikes Gear List

Gear to bring to class:

(Required)

  • Hiking Boots
  • Daypack - Day pack large enough to carry water, food and layers.
  • Lunch & Snacks
  • Sun Protection - Lip balm, sunscreen, wide-brim hats, etc.
  • Sunglasses
  • Water Bottle
  • Rain Gear - Waterproof/resistant jacket, pants and hat.

(Optional)

  • Hydration Compatible Day Pack - 1000-2000 cubic inches with 70-100 oz water bladder
  • Personal Camera
  • Compass
  • Binoculars

Gear provided by REI:

  • Topographical Maps - Local course area maps.
  • Gaiters
  • Hiking Poles - REI will provide but you are welcome to bring your own.