009 - STORMY PEAKS SOUTH
EMERGENCIES: In case of emergency, call 911. Area map shows the location of the nearest phone.
Site Location: Site is at treeline in a small stand of subalpine fir near edge of canyon wall. A wood sign indicates the path to the site; the path may be marked by red arrowheads on trees. Camp safely away from standing dead trees, as near as is safely possible to the silver metal arrowhead.
Number of Sites: 1
Elevation: 10,840 feet
Distance: 8.6 miles from Dunraven TH, 7.4 miles from Pingree Park TH
Approximate Travel Time: 7 to 9 hours
Elevation Change: 2,880 feet gain from Dunraven TH, net gain 1,840 feet from Pingree Park TH (2,560 feet gain; 720 feet loss)
Water Source: Water is available from creek or river. Boil or adequately treat all water.
To Reach the Trailhead (TH): Dunraven/North Fork TH: From Bond Park in downtown Estes Park drive 7.5 miles on MacGregor Avenue/Devils Gulch Road to the Glen Haven Post Office. Then drive another 1.7 miles on Devils Gulch Road to Dunraven Glade Road. Turn left onto Dunraven Glade Road and drive 2.2 miles to the TH. Do not drive onto the private property just beyond the TH.
Note: You will be hiking through U.S. Forest Service Comanche Peak Wilderness to reach this site. Please obey regulations posted at TH while hiking in this area.
Last updated: August 12, 2023