Meadow Creek to Fortune Ponds and Pear Lake

Trip

Backpack - Meadow Creek to Fortune Ponds and Pear Lake

This is a backpacking trip for BBB Foothills students. Contact leader to register.

Info
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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft

Monroe Park and Ride, 7AM.

Join me on a trek through two wilderness areas on a little used trail through old growth forest and alpine meadows to a lovely lake visited by few. We will head out on Sunday, stopping at the Mountain View Diner in Gold Bar on the way home for a meal and socializing. Maureen Corlas is mentoring this trip. If you have any questions, please let me know. Registration is through the leader.

Route/Place

Meadow Creek to Fortune Ponds and Pear Lake


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials plus overnight gear which may include:

  • Tent with footprint/ground tarp
  • Stove and fuel
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Water filter
  • Bear canister or extra stuff sack and cord designated for hanging food
  • Cooking pot/pan with plate and utensils
  • Toilet paper and shovel or blue bag to deal with waste
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