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 Peak(s):  Mt. Bierstadt  -  14,060 feet
 Post Date:  09/11/2010
 Date Climbed:   09/09/2010
 Posted By:  Artvandalay

 A quick hike!   

I had a fun hike on Mount Bierstadt last Thursday. Just a four hour roundtrip hike along with a four hour roundtrip drive to get there and back. My full trip report can be found here:

http://bradyhikes.blogspot.com/2010/09/mount-bierstadt-9910.html

 


  • Comments or Questions (6)
CO Native


How?     2010-09-11 08:25:27
How do you figure 5800 feet of elevation if you started from Guanella Pass?


Artvandalay


Roundtrip elevation     2010-09-11 08:44:04
I guess that can be confusing. But I figure it was about 2900 ft up and 2900 feet down. Going down is just as taxing as going up for me. Give or take a few hundred feet.


birdsall

12,200 vertical feet on harvard and columbia?     2010-09-11 14:43:34
that's some math.


birdsall

but I digress     2010-09-11 14:49:05
everyone should be able to use their own rules. looks like a good day on bierstadt! it can be frustrating when you get to the top and can't see anything. still fun though.


CO Native


Ahh, I see.     2010-09-11 15:07:13
Looks like you had a nice trip with minimal company for such a popular mountain. The busy season is definitely dieing down.


Artvandalay


New note to self     2010-09-11 15:42:50
I suppose I'll start from here on out just counting the vertical feet up. Less confusion and plus I shouldn't have to lie to make friends.



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