Grabbed a precious weekend day on the Front Range between storms for a snowshoe hike in the Wild Basin area of Rocky Mountain National Park. In a few places the North St. Vrain Creek was flowing water, as above, but the falls were mostly snowed in still. The weather was partly sunny and partly blizzard.

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Track

Statistics:

7.10 mi (2.85 mi uphill, 3.13 mi downhill, 1.08 mi flat)
803 ft total ascent – 12.5 % uphill grade, 98.7 % downhill grade
3:52:05 total time (3:30:24 moving, 0:21:41 stopped)
0:29:36 pace (2.0 mph average speed, 6.4 mph max speed)
10.0 difficulty, 18.2 effort

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