Cadet Peak


Alpine Scramble - Cadet Peak

Challenging but beautiful peak with a bike approach to the mining ghost town Monte Cristo.

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  • Strenuous 5, Technical 4
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,000 ft

Barlow Pass Trailhead at 7am.

Bikes required! Each participants will need to supply their own mountain or gravel bike for the approach. Road bikes will not work.

This will be a long, tough day trip. Please only sign up if you are confident in your conditioning and comfort with exposed rock scrambling.


Cadet Peak

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