Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail


Day Hike - Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

4-mile conditioning loop hike below the summit

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

 Meeting at the Gold Creek Trailhead at 6:00PM.  Anticipate a few rest stops, definitely at the clearing or at locations with peekaboo views on a clear day.  We will not be going to the summit.  

Discover Pass required.  This will be at a conditioning pace 2-2.5mph.   There are spots that have loose rock due to mountain bike use, trekking poles recommended.


Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

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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