4 days, 3 nights, 40+ miles in the Weminuche Wilderness in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado.
- Drove to Silverton from Denver
- Took Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad to Elk Park
- Hiked up the Elk Creek Trail for a few hours past Arrow & Vestal Peaks
- Camped below tree-line and below the Continental Divide on the Elk Creek Trail