Ski & Snowshoe Routes, Colorado's Front Range

Ski & Snowshoe Routes, Colorado's Front Range

by Alan Apt




The most exciting and scenic places to explore on skis and snowshoes within easy driving distance of Denver and other Front Range cities
• Family-oriented easy outings for beginners or youngsters
• Challenging mountain summits for experienced mountaineers
• 80 routes with complete descriptions and maps

Ski & Snowshoe Routes, Colorado’s Front Range is about where to go and what to use on both easy and challenging trails. It’s also about enjoyment and achievement. However you choose to enjoy Colorado winters, this book will provide you with indispensable information about the best trails, the most appropriate equipment to use, safety in avalanche terrain, excellent maps and photos, and who to contact for additional information. It includes an overview of the equipment you’ll want and essential information for enjoyable and safe outings in the Rockies.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781937052515
Publisher: Mountaineers Books, The
Publication date: 09/01/2017
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Alan Apt has been skiing and snowshoeing the mountains and foothills of Colorado for over 45 years. He is a Sierra Club wilderness volunteer and a member of the Colorado Mountain Club. Alan is also a member of the Professional Ski Instructors Association, and the National Ski Patrol. He has contributed articles to the Denver Post, the Fort Collins Coloradoan, the Boulder Weekly, and Altitude newspapers. A retired computer science book publisher, he currently resides in Nederland, Colo.

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