|Peak:||Mt. Bierstadt (14er)|
|Date of Information:||10/20/2013|
Snowshoes were not needed but I would highly recommend microspikes because the trail is very icy, primarily in the willows. The trail was well packed in the lower section but disappeared around 13,000‘ in 6" snow drifts. Cairns are still visible and the route was generally discernible.