Mt Hope

Colorado 13er peak questions, condition requests and other info.
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Re: Mt Hope

Postby WhoDang » Fri Sep 27, 2013 11:18 am

wildlobo71 wrote:
WhoDang wrote:I plan on climbing Hope tomorrow. Is there any area to camp around the Sheep Gulch Trailhead? Was planning on driving out from Denver tonight.


Plenty of dispersed camping up and down 390. You should be able to get relatively close.


Awesome, thanks!
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Re: Mt Hope

Postby matt pierce » Fri Sep 27, 2013 11:34 am

I hiked it like 2 summers ago from Sheep's Gulch - this used to be the Colorado Trail before it was re-routed. Not sure - you say "orienteering is not one of my strengths" so maybe you should avoid this peak - even though it's an obvious summit - you sound like you should find something that stays on-trail...

If you do decide to go there is a cool old cabin up near treeline just off to the east side of the trail that is kinda cool to check out...
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Re: Mt Hope

Postby Mindy » Mon Oct 21, 2013 10:23 am

Anyone been up there recently? 390 conditions and/or trail conditions update would be appreciated.

Cheers :-D
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Re: Mt Hope

Postby denvermikey » Tue Oct 22, 2013 8:10 am

^^^^^^^ Um, yeah. What she said. ^^^^^^^^
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