Eastern Mojave Vegetation Lubahn Trail (southern segment of loop), Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado  
 

Tom Schweich  

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 Southern segment of trail from 19th and Belvedere to top of South Table Mountain. This segment has also been called the Golden Summit Trail.

 

 

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  Wednesday, October 15th;  19 Oct 2019;

Locations: Castle Rock.
Full Size ImageView from the top of Castle Rock.  

Castle Rock

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View from the top of Castle Rock.
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View from the top of Castle Rock.
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Golden Cliffs Trail on south face of North Table Mountain
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Central Golden as seen from Castle Rock
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Mouth of Clear Creek Canyon
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Magpie Gulch
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Nightbird Gulch
Top of Castle Rock.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  19 Oct 2019;
Full Size ImageClimbing the stairs to Castle Rock.  

Stairs

Other articles:
• Lubahn Trail:   at STM;  

Junction: Lubahn Trail (northern segment of loop), South Table Mountain Trail.
  Junction: spur, (use trail?) to highpoint at south.

Other articles:
• Golden Checklist Flora:  Lookout Mtn;
• Field Notes:  Wednesday, October 15th;
Full Size ImageMountain Mahogany (Cercocarpus montanus) on South Table Mountain.
Full Size ImageLookout Mountain  

Scrubland of Alder-Leaf Mountain Mahogany (Cercarpus montanus).
  Rim of South Table Mountain.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  Wednesday, October 15th;
Full Size ImageCross-bedded fluvial facies of the Denver Formation.  

Spur trail below outcrop of Denver Formation.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:  Wednesday, October 15th;
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Hikers on Castle Rock.

Other articles:
• Field Notes:   at Coll. No. 1069;
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1069, Ambrosia psilostachya  

 
  Switchback, southern most point of trail

Other articles:
• Belvedere Street:   at end;  

Trailhead: Belvedere Street, near 19th Street.

 

 

   

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  A list of all literature cited by this web site can be found in the Bibliography.
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Date and time this article was prepared: 5/23/2020 4:10:40 PM