094 – TIMBERLINE (GROUP)
EMERGENCIES: In case of emergency, call Park Dispatch at (970) 586-1203 or 911. Map (over) shows the location of the nearest phone.
Site Location: Site is in a sparsely forested area on west side of Tonahutu Creek just below treeline. 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 group
Elevation: 10,570 feet
Distance: 7.4 miles from Green Mountain TH, 7.6 miles from Bear Lake TH
Approximate Travel Time: 7 to 8 hours
Elevation Change: 1,770 feet gain from Green Mountain TH, net gain 1,090 feet from Bear Lake TH (2,850 feet gain; 1,760 feet loss)
Water Source: Water is available from creek. Boil or adequately treat all water.
To Reach the Trailhead (TH): Green Mountain TH: From Kawuneeche Visitor Center follow Hwy 34 north approximately 3.1 miles to the TH which is on the right side of Hwy 34.
Last updated: October 27, 2022