Saturday, August 3, 2013, 9:00 am to Sunday, August 11, 2013, 1:00 pm
Cirque of the Towers, Wind River Range, Wyoming
Celebrate the end of Summer Semester with a trip to one of the most picturesque wilderness areas in the world! This 25 mile loop starts at 9,000 ft and culminates at the top of 12,482 ft Mitchell Peak for an unbelievable view of the cirque bellow. Participants will carry a full backpack with personal and group gear, and travel on difficult and remote terrain at altitude. Over 5 days and 4 nights, participants will circumnavigate the entire cirque travelling off-trail over alpine passes.
Cost: $250.00 Cost includes: ORC Trip Leaders, transportation, all backpacking equipment, meals on location, permits and campground fees.
Activity Level: Beginner - Advanced, must be able to hike independently on strenuous terrain, at altitude, while carrying a 40lb backpack. This trip is extremely strenuous!
To register, visit the Outdoor Resource Center at 037 Student Union (937) 775-5019.