day hike - annual lone peak winter trek

Umpeenth Annual WMC Lone Peak Winter Excursion. Plan on the entire day with a headlamp start at 6 a.m. Registraton required. Equipment needed includes snowshoes, crampons, ice ax, warm clothing and plenty of nourishment. Helmets are optional. Please practice donning snowshoes and crampons if you haven't done so in a while! If new to using snowshoes, take at least one practice hike of 3+ miles to make sure they stay on your feet. This hike is weather-dependent and may need to be postponed and re-scheduled because of inclement weather and/or avalanche danger. The goal is to stay safe - reaching the summit is optional.

Level:EXT
Miles:12.0
Vertical:6500'
Route:Out & Back
Pace:Moderate
Organizer:Michael Hannan
Phone:801-943-6453
Date:Sat Jan 26 2013
Meeting Place:Orson Smith Trailhead - 12600 South Highland Drive
Meeting Time:5:45 am

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