Feb

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2020

Feb 08, 2020

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Summit Pikes Peak (Day 1)

9:30 AM - 11:30 PM MST

502 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs, CO 80829

Summit Pikes Peak in the Winter! Join fellow Eagle Joe foster and Veteran Engagement Director for Colorado Springs on a 2 day adventure to Summit Pikes Peak. Day 1: 09:00 Meet at Memorial Park in Manitou Springs and Transfer Equipment to Jay's Van. Drive to Barr Trail Parking Lot and Park. 09:30 - Connect with other Eagles doing the Incline and Hike the Incline with them. 10:30 - Set off from the Top of the Incline and Hike to Barr Camp. We will Eat Dinner at the Barr Camp and Stay the night at Camp. You have multiple choices for accommodations, but they do require Reservations. (See Link for Prices) 18:00 - 20:00 Chow. Spaghetti Dinner is Served by Barr Camp for a $10 fee (Please add it to your Reservation)Day 2: 06:00 - Wake up 07:00 - Breakfast is Served. 08:00 - Leave base camp for the Summit.After we summit, we will head back to Barr Camp, pick up any gear we stashed and make the trip back to the car. times TBD based on group Speed.Sunrise: 7:01 AM Sunset: 5:28 PM Moon-rise: 4:54 PM Moon Set: 6:48 AM Full Snow Moon.Please reach Out to me if you need information on packing lists. Also Climbing Pikes Peak in the winter has its dangers. At the minimum Please bring Traction, snowshoes and I highly recommend an Ice Axe and gaiters, you never know what we can run into up there. If you have not Climbed Pikes peak in the past this would not be a good first attempt trip.

Barr camp Reservations

Barr Trail Map

JayMichael Neill, [email protected]