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Colorado’s Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area Hosts a Hike to Lost Lake

Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area

On Saturday, Aug. 11, the Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area’s (AHRA) Great Outdoors Colorado Naturalist Claire Davis and volunteer geologist Bob Hickey will conduct a short day hike to Lost Lake, located at tree line near Cottonwood Pass. The hike is a moderate three-mile round-trip and will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 1 p.m. The hike will focus on local glaciations and glacial lakes. The hike climbs through beautiful subalpine forest, breaking onto alpine tundra, with a final climb to Lost Lake.

Those interested in attending will meet at the trailhead on Cottonwood Pass. Hikers should dress for the weather with sturdy shoes, bring water and a picnic lunch or snacks. Space is limited, so those interested in registering for the hike or wanting more information should contact Claire Davis at 719-539-7289.

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