Goat Lake (Monte Cristo)

Trip

Day Hike - Goat Lake (Monte Cristo)

A nice hike with plenty of variety. Beautiful forest, a rushing creek, waterfalls of all shapes and sizes, history, and of course a large blue-green lake surrounded by snowy peaks.

Info
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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,280 ft

Trail head at 9:30AM. We will discuss carpool options once folks have signed up.

We'll be hiking at a minimum of a 2 mile per hour pace. If you have concerns about the pace please contact the leader.

Route/Place

Goat Lake (Monte Cristo)


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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