Hiking with Mountain Area Land Trust
Beaver Brook Watershed near Evergreen.
Join MALT at Beaver Brook Watershed near Evergreen to learn about the unique history and natural resources of this beautiful property. View outstanding scenic vistas and wildlife habitat.
Saturday, July 18thSaturday, July 25thSaturday, August 1stSaturday, August 8thSaturday, August 15th
Pennsylvania Mountain Natural Area near Fairplay. See ancient bristlecone pines, stunning wildflowers and talk to alpine researchers in the field!
Saturday, July 11th
Saturday, July 18thSaturday, July 25thSaturday, August 1st
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The Beaver Brook Watershed, near Evergreen, is beloved US Forest Service, Clear Creek County Open Space and MALT conserved land with outstanding scenic vistas and wildlife habitat. On the hike you will learn about the unique history of how the watershed was saved from development as well as the natural resources of the area. The hike will last about 2 hours and is roughly 3 miles in distance, with moderate slopes and frequent stops for learning about nature. The elevation at the trail head is around 8,800’ and this is the highest point on the trail. People of all ages and abilities are welcome.
Natural Area is near Fairplay in Park County. On the hike you can see ancient
bristlecone pines, stunning wildflowers, alpine researchers in the field, and
other sights. The Pennsylvania Mountain
trailhead starts at 11,700’ and the hike climbs to just over 12,000’ on a
well-defined dirt social path. This is not a technical hike and there are
no switchbacks. The hike will last 2-3 hours. The pace is to be leisurely
with frequent stops for learning about nature.