Colorado Classic Backpacking & Summit


Classic Backpacking: Saturday, July 13-Tuesday, July 16
Summit Attempt:
Tuesday, July 16-Thursday, July 18

Classic Backpacking: Section 10 of The Colorado Trail
Summit Attempt: Mount Massive, 14,421’, Colorado’s second highest peak

Flying to Denver, Colorado? Please arrive by 12pm on Saturday, July 13 and depart after 6pm on Thursday, July 18. 

Saturday, July 13:  Meet in Denver 1pm (exact location TBD), drive to base camp
Sunday, July 14:  Arrive at trailhead, hike & camp
Monday, July 15: hike & camp
Tuesday, July 16: hike & exit for Classic Backpacking (for those staying on for the summit attempt will drop packs and exit with group. We will return to base camp at Mount Massive summit spur trail).
Wednesday, July 17: Summit attempt Mount Massive
Thursday, July 18: Return to Denver

Your Instructors:
Loren Evans (Classic Backpacking)
Jesse Yelvington (Classic Backpacking)
Perry Cohen (Mount Massive Summit Attempt)
Travis Clough (Mount Massive Summit Attempt)

There will be areas with no service.   In the event of an emergency at home, please call the number listed above, and our emergency contact will relay the information to us.   413-341-0082

Forms due July 1, 2019:
TVOP Adult Health Form & Wavier (Please fill this out for us even if you have previous filled out a Health Form and Waiver for us)

Packing List (Click here)
Please bring all items listed.  Let us know if you have any questions.