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Living Journey’s Summit Hike
July 23, 2016 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm$50
Living Journeys is a local non-profit that raises money to provide support to those living with cancer in the Gunnison Valley. The Summit Hike is one of Living Journey’s primary fundraising events that funds financial grants, emotional support and enrichment for individuals living with cancer and their loved ones.
All fitness levels and ages can participate in the summit hike. Participants have the option to hike 11.5 miles round trip from the base area of Crested Butte Mountain Resort to the peak, or they can ride the Silver Queen Express Lift (which covers 2,000 vertical feet in 15 minutes). From the top of the chairlift, participants hike the high alpine trail to the peak, which is 2 miles round trip covering 762 vertical feet. Hikers can begin as early as 7am or wait for the lift to begin running at 8:30am to 2pm. For more information and registration visit the website.