Days Fork

What's in this Area?

Days Fork

Submitted By: Shumaker on December 15, 2012

Administrator: Shumaker

Views: 245 page views

Starting Elevation:
Elevation Gain:
Total Distance:
Avalanche Resources:
Snowmobile Access: No
Approach Difficulty: Easy

Featured Descent

Colorado » Front Range

East Portal Trailhead

We skied this in a storm and it was our first time up there.  So I didn't get a good look around.  We skied the north east facing aspects just to the southwest of the first large lake in the forest lakes area.  We skied mellow terrain but there looked like there was steeper chutes above us towards the ridgeline to our south.

A better area to ski might be if you take a left off the trail towards forest lakes and head towards arapaho lakes, up trail 818 as labeled on the nat geo trails illustrated map (#103 for this area).  It appears you gain elevation more quickly and may have more sustained, slightly steeper terrain - which would be an improvement over the aspects described above.

[more]

Details

How to Get There

Access Issues

Approach Description

Upcoming Events in Days Fork

Full Events Calendar »

Recent Comments

No Comments for this entry.

Leave a Comment

Forgot your password?

Trip Reports

Report Date Report Rating