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Peak(s):  Mt. Democrat  -  14,148 feet
Mt. Bross  -  14,172 feet
Mt. Cameron  -  14,238 feet
Mt. Lincoln  -  14,286 feet
Post Date:  07/31/2008
Date Climbed:   07/31/2008
Posted By:  sdayton


 Ten Mile-Mosquito range   

My husband and I are coming from out of state. We were told that these peaks were closed but I see that they have been hiked today--is there a way to access differently than the traditional routes from the CO 14ner‘s book? Is anyone aware of what the scoop is on being told by the rangers that they are closed?
THANKS
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  • Comments or Questions
Aspen Summit


Decalibrons     08/23/2008 16:59
I climbed Democrat twice already so this time I took Cameron, Lincoln, and Bross last Thursday and had no problem with anyone -- although the wind was extremely high; there‘re now some patches of snow on them: Just remain on the trails at all time.

Knight


Almagrl

Open     09/07/2008 22:14
Actually, according to the Mosquito Range Heritage Initiave, they are open via the Kite Lake routes only. They are closed from Windy Ridge road area, and from the Roberts Rd / Quartzville (e.side of Lincoln). Stop in the moutain gear store, Out Ya Go, in Alma for more information.



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