Date(s) - 05/07/2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Baptist Road Trailhead
*Please check back soon for more information*
Pack for the Platte
A Fun Day of Group Agony
Welcome to the first inaugural Pack for the Platte –
a different kind of “5K” fundraiser benefitting the
Coalition for the Upper South Platte (CUSP)
Wildfire Suppression Team.
A “Pack Test” is a work capacity test for Wildland Firefighters. Individuals may qualify for one of three levels of wildland firefighting duty. The most arduous level involves a 3-mile hike with a 45-pound pack in 45 minutes and measures:
In addition firefighters, we are reaching out to runners, hikers, climbers and all outdoor enthusiasts to join us in supporting CUSP, encouraging our local firefighters and having a fun day on the trail.
Sunday, May 7, 2017
9:00 A.M. – Noon
The New Santa Fe Regional Trail
Palmer Lake, Colorado
Please visit cusp.ws/P4P to register.
Looking to volunteer? Please contact Rachel@cusp.ws if you’re interested in volunteering on the event day as well as leading up to the event, behind-the-scenes.