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Summit Ridge from Summit Lake

Summit Ridge from Summit Lake

Summit Ridge from Summit Lake

Page Type: Route

Location: Colorado, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 39.60000°N / 105.66°W

Object Title: Summit Ridge from Summit Lake

Route Type: Scramble

Time Required: Less than two hours

Difficulty: Class 2

Route Quality: 
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Page By: Brian Jenkins

Created/Edited: Jul 17, 2002 / May 24, 2006

Object ID: 156694

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Follow the same approach as to the Northeast Face route on Mt. Evans. The trail starts at the saddle between Mt. Warren and Mt. Spalding.

Route Description

Follow the trail up the east ridge. It stays just below the south side of the ridge until it reaches a notch. From this notch, it stays generally on the ridgeline, maybe a bit to the north side of the ridge all the way to the summit. The trail is faint in a couple spots but if you lose it, just look around and it's easy to find again.

Essential Gear

None needed.

Miscellaneous Info

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Looking up at Spalding\'s...