CHS 2 Hike - Grand Valley

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Grand Valley

The trail starts at Obstruction Point near Hurricane Ridge and descends through scenic Badger Valley to the Grand Creek junction before heading back up to Grand Lake and Moose Lake. From there, we'll continues up steep switchbacks to a windswept ridge and enjoy amazing views all the way back to the trailhead. CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

TBD

TBD

Route/Place

Grand Valley


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
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