6th grade Hut Trip Pack List and Information

Froelicher Hut Trip Itinerary

Spring 2016

Tuesday April 12

8:30 depart CCS

11:00 trailhead- hike to hut begins

3:00 arrive at hut

Wednesday April 13

Hut activities-in and directly around-no venturing

Thursday April 14

9:00 depart hut

12:00 pizza at Leadville Pizza Hut

2:30 return to CCS

Important phone numbers

Leadville Forest Ranger 719-486-0749

10th Mountain Hut 970-925-5775

St. Vincent Hospital 719-486-1249

Lake Co. Sheriff 719-486-0231

Nannette cell 970-765-6057 (There is no cell service up there)

Chaperones:Nannette Weinhold (WFA), Aisha and Steve Denny (both WFR)

Cost: 75.00 Payable to CCS

Bring Sack lunch for Monday

Pack List Below

Here a link  if you would like to learn more about the trail and hut. https://www.huts.org/The_Huts/sangrees.html

Spring Hut Trip Outdoor Ed. 2016

Pack List (This does not include what you wear to school)

Please label items in permanent marker

  • long pants – fleece and/or quick dry are best
  • 1 t-shirt
  • 1 fleece or sweater – not cotton
  • long underwear, synthetic, wool or silk- not cotton
  • warm winter coat – waterproof
  • rain gear: jacket and pants or poncho
  • 2 socks, wool or synthetic- not cotton
  • underwear for 2 days
  • gloves
  • warm hat
  • sun hat/visor/sunglasses/goggles
  • worn in hiking boots or sturdy tennis shoes
  • sleeping bag (lighter is better)
  • flashlight or head lamp with extra batteries
  • necessary personal items
  • 2 sturdy water bottles with screw-top lid (wide mouth best for hut water system)
  • washcloth or bandana
  • 2-4 small trash bags (work great to wrap around feet if wet and keep wet items in)
  • any medicines please give to teacher ahead of time and label with directions


  • reading material
  • cards
  • camera
  • slippers for hut
  • gators

*Please keep electronic devices at home.  We cannot be responsible for them if lost or stolen.  

If you have a good backpack that fits your child properly, and/or newer snowshoes, please bring these.

 Pack Check is Friday April 8