Mt. Bierstadt: West Slopes

Trip Details

Elevation: 14,065 Feet

Elevation Gain: 3,100 Feet

Distance: 10 Miles

Gear: Trekking Poles, Ski Goggles!

Despite the forecasted -29 degree wind chill at the summit, we decided to go knock out another winter 14er. Mt. Bierstadt 14,065 ft. Not sure if it was expedition weight clothing or ninja masks but it felt quite balmy…

Lessons Learned:

  • Warm clothes can make a really cold day tolerable


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