MAY 2020 Update
WOW Prep Meeting TeleConference
May 23rd (Saturday) @ 7pm
Teleconfonference phone number: 425-436-6339
Trail selections and assignments
Here is a good source for trails in the area. Click the book to link to their web site.
Here is a list of trails that are in the book. No link to these yet.
Results from the shirt survey:
Ham Radio: Phil, Nancy and Bill are licensed amateur radio (ham) operators. We are checking on the ability to do a phone patch from their mobile radios.
WOW UPDATED INFORMATION
The following are external links to the FunTreks web site where additional information on the trails may be obtained. They also offer GPX files for use with various GPS units or tablet software.
Potential trails that we may utilize:
1. Storm Mountain/Bear Gulch - 10.8 miles - Difficult - 1 hour
2a. Pierson Park Road - 10.5 miles - Moderate - 3 hours
2b. Johnny Park Road - 5.1 miles - Difficult - 3 hours
3. Stillwater Pass - 23 miles - Easy - 3 hours
4a. Switzerland Trail - 14.3 miles - Easy - 2 hours
4 b. Pennsylvania Gulch - 2 miles - Moderate - 1 hour
5. Bunce School/T33 Crash Site - 13.6 miles - Difficult - 6 hours
6. Middle St. Vrain/Coney Flats - 11.2 miles - Difficult - 4 hours
7a. Kelly Flats - 10.6 miles - Difficult - 4 hours
7b. Seven Mile Creek - 7.1 miles - Moderate - 2 hours
7c. Bald Mountain - 16.5 miles - Difficult - 4 hours
7d. Green Ridge - 14.8 miles - Difficult - 5 hours
Other trails to be considered:
Bright Trail - 5.2 miles - Easy - 2 hours
Gordon Gulch - 4.8 miles - Difficult - 2 hours
Old Fall River Road - 9 miles - Easy - 2 hours
Mulstay Creek -4 miles - Moderate - 2 hours
North Supply Creek - 13 miles - Moderate - 2 hours
Rock Creek - 3.6 miles - Moderate - 2 hours
General information on the trails in Colorado may be found at the link below:
Travel and visitor information including accommodations, such as B&B, hotels/motels/cabins, campgrounds and RV parks
Official city website
Our trail master has prepared an initial packet to assist in planning for your trip.
Jeep Rentals in Colorado (Note: Not all are close to Estes Park)
Distance (from Troy, MI) - 1294 miles
Flying – closest airport - Denver
Fronter, United, Spirit, Delta
Denver to Estes Park 65-70 miles
Vehicle Transport/Shipping – Cristian has a preliminary quote of $1,500 round trip (per vehicle)– if we have 5 Jeeps to fill up the transport trailer. This is still less than the cost of a daily rental so keep that in mind.