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Schedule of Events

Thursday – July 26, 2018

Early morning launch from Omaha, Kansas City and other locales 

Check in at the Camp Hale Group Campground 11 miles NW of Leadville. Arrival will be early to late afternoon

The afternoon will consist of setting up camp and getting to know other men.

Evening at 6:30 PM or so will be a time of orientation, challenge and prayer. The Peak Challenge Team will take men through some basic orientation on the purpose of Peak Challenge and a view of what to expect over the next four days. We will introduce men to the various “pointmen” that will be leading whitewater rafting, mountain biking, ATV riding, kayaking, etc and they will set the stage for those activities. Thursday night will round out with a time of introduction, a short message, prayer and men will be released to go hang out at campfires and get to know each other.

Friday – July 27, 2018

Peak Challenge leaders will lead a morning warrior prayer walk along the Eagle River.

Morning and afternoon are free for men to go do excursions or anything else.

For runners, there will be a trail run from Copper Mountain Ski Resort back to to Camp Hale over beautiful single track trails. The total distance for the one way run is approximately 19 miles.

Whitewater men will head down to Buena Vista early in the morning for their excursions.

By 6:00 pm, we will want all men to be back in camp, as we will do a group wide BBQ night. The Des Moines men are leading this. Cost is $5. Details to follow. There will be a time of worship as well prior to the teaching sessions.

Friday night will be a time of teaching by the Peak Challenge Team on Climb to Glory. We will also break out times for men to get into small groups to discuss and think about the message they just heard. We will challenge men to think deeply about the teachings and to open their hearts, minds and souls to hear the call of God. Some of the greatest times of the trip are found in these campfire discussions.

Saturday – July 28, 2018

 Early morning departure for men doing the optional hike of peak which will be Mt of the Holy Cross.

Morning and afternoon are free for men to go do excursions or anything else.

By 7:00 pm, we will want all men to be back in camp. Dinner will be on your own in Leadville, Vail or Red Cliff. There will be a time of worship as well this night.

Saturday night will be a time of teaching by the Peak Challenge Team on Climb to Glory. We will also break out times for men to get into small groups to discuss and think about the message they just heard. We will challenge men to think deeply about the teachings and to open their hearts, minds and souls to hear the call of God. Some of the greatest times of the trip are found in these campfire discussions. We will also set the instructions for the group hike the next morning.

Sunday – July 29, 2018

 Early morning departures for the Sunday hike. The group will be separated into two separate hikes. One is Missouri Mountain and the other is Mt Yale.

Sunday afternoon, most men will go into Leadville, Buena Vista or Breckenridge to the Rec Center to take a shower, hang out in the hot tub and play some water basketball.

Back in camp by 7:00 pm to end the night and draw full circle what God has done. Guys will then be free to hang out at campfires and tell tall tales about what happened that day!