By Travelzoo Staff
Explore Pike's Peak National Forest at elevations of around 9,000 feet with this snowshoe tour deal from First Ascent Mountain School of Colorado Springs, which earns a perfect 5-star rating on TripAdvisor. With this Local Deal, First Ascent will take adventurers on a 3-4 hour snowshoe excursion for $29, regularly up to $67 per person.
Why we love it
- Strap on some snowshoes and explore Pike's Peak National Forest with this trek from First Ascent Mountain School
- Embark on a 3-4 hour guided tour through 1 of 5 high-altitude courses
- All gear is provided, including snowshoes, poles, hot chocolate and snacks
- Trek sizes are limited to 6 people; purchase multiple vouchers and plan a group trip
Dec. 7, 2012 - May 1, 2013
First Ascent Mountain School
Locations vary by route
Colorado Springs, CO 80901
- Tours take place on one of five different trails in Pike's Peak National Forest at elevations of around 9,000 feet; trails travel through forest and along the side of creeks, and some boast views of Colorado Springs. Equipment like snowshoes and ski poles to use during the half-day trip are provided, as well as hot chocolate and light snacks for the trip.
- First Ascent recommends that hikers plan to bring water and a lunch as well as wearing appropriate clothes for the conditions - and don't forget a camera or binoculars to take in the backcountry sights.
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The fine print
Vouchers can be redeemed starting Tuesday, Dec. 11, through May 1, 2013 (both dates subject to weather). Reservations are required and subject to availability. Voucher is subject to forfeiture if you cancel or reschedule your reservation with less than 24 hours’ notice. Not valid on major holidays or holiday weekends. Must be 8 years old or older to participate. All tours subject to weather conditions.
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