Archive for March 26th, 2012

Green Mountain loop

Saturday’s hike started at NCAR where I picked up the Mesa Trail to Bear Canyon.

Bits of ice and snow didn’t present a real hazard and I looped around the west side of Green Mountain on the Green Bear, Green Mountain West Ridge and Long Canyon Trails to the Ranger Trail.

I turned off on the E.M. Greenman (again avoiding Green’s summit) then headed down the Saddle Rock and Amphitheater trails. Bluebell/Baird, 2nd Flatiron, Royal Arch, Mesa and Woods Quarry trails finished my 4 hour loop back to NCAR.

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