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Redcloud & Sunshine Peaks, CO

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Rated  Favorite Wish List CO > West
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Difficulty 5 of 5
Distance Round Trip 11.8 miles
Trailhead Elevation 10,418 feet
Elevation Gain 3,471 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 29.16
Interest Peak
Dogs not allowed
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6  2015-07-30 toddak
15  2012-08-21 PrestonSands
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Preferred   Jul, Aug, Jun, Sep
Sun  6:48am - 5:00pm
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Syllabus
Redcloud & Sunshine Peaks is a 11.8 mile round trip hike with 3,471 feet elevation gain. Located 43 miles south-southeast of Montrose Colorado. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.


Overview: Hike up to Redcloud and Sunshine peaks then back.

Check out the Official Route.

Note
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.






    WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.

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