Peak: RMNP Glaciers (Full Day)
A moderately strenuous hikes to one of the largest and most active glaciers in Rocky Mountain National Park. The hiking trail leads past lakes or Lochs and scales a steep ridge into one of four major cirques off the east side of the Continental Divide, between Longs Peak and Flattop Peak.
Hiking N. Americas Southern Most Glaciers is a rewarding experience through one of the most active Glaciers in the Rocky Mountain National Park. Plan for a ~9 mile excursion in the high altitudes of the Rockies. A moderately strenuous hikes to one of the largest and most active glaciers in Rocky Mountain National Park. The hiking trail leads past lakes or Lochs and scales a steep ridge into one of four major cirques off the east side of the Continental Divide, between Longs Peak and Flattop Peak. Hiking N. Americas Southern Most Glaciers Hikers will offer a tour through evergreen forest, beautiful sub-alpine lakes, sculpted granite walls, soaring peaks and one of Rocky Mountain National Parks glacier hikes. The Estes hike to Andrews Glacier is a magnificent and one of the best hikes in the park.
Itinerary: Plan on hiking 9.3 miles and 2100 ‘ of elevation gain at altitudes from 9200’ – 11,400’. Hikes will be chosen based on current conditions, group fitness levels and safety.
Included in our rates: The services of a professional hiking guide, round-trip transportation from Boulder to the trailhead, snacks and lunch, water, education about local and natural history, including library for Rocky Mountain flora and fauna, group CB, group medical kit, and contingency and emergency support.
Not included in our rates: Gratuities for your guide (while the amount is at your discretion, the recommended gratuity is 20%). Park entrance fees, which is $15 per person daily for Rocky Mountain National Park (Note: entrance fees are paid directly to the Parks upon entrance). Denver hotel pick-up is extra $125 per group.
Special Notes: Best Colorado hiking near Estes Park Colorado for hiking holidays. Combine this hike as an adventure vacation, adventure travel tour hotel package in Boulder, Denver hiking day trip, or multi-day hiking vacation. Colorado’s best hiking guides will show off Rocky Mountain national park hikes for an unforgettable hiking trip / hiking trips.
Difficulty Description: Moderately Strenuous: Long length, substantial elevation gain, and/or difficult terrain. Recommended for experienced hikers.
What to Bring: Sent with trip confirmation