Historic Camp Hale Tour with Susie Kincaide
Thursday, July 8th, 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Camp Hale, near Vail
Tour Pando Valley where the US Army once housed 10,000 personnel, 4000 mules and 250 sled dogs during WWII. The tour includes the Eagle River headwaters, Field House ruins, rock climbing wall, ski hill, rifle range and the intersection of the Colorado Trail. Round trip is approximately 5 miles, with a stop at a beautiful waterfall for lunch. Ambitious hikers can ascend the Colorado Trail toward Kokomo Pass (12,020 feet), a moderate 12-mile hike, or save that adventure for another day.
- Please leave dogs at home.
- This family program is appropriate for those 10 years and older who are strong high altitude hikers. Minors must be accompanied by a parent.
- Bring appropriate day hike equipment including water, snacks, and lunch.
- Participants should carry their own personal first aid kit.
To help us plan, please register in advance. Additional information will be sent in your confirmation email.