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Colorado County High Points

Showing Bob Martin's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (64 out of 64, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
8.ParkMount Lincoln14,286Central Colorado Ranges3862Unknown
44.ElbertElbert County High Point7360Central Great Plains0Unknown
45.WeldWeld County High Point6380Central Great Plains80Unknown
46.ArapahoeSmoky Hill Ridge6210Central Great Plains10Unknown
47.LincolnLincoln County High Point5960Central Great Plains0Unknown
50.AdamsAdams County High Point5665Central Great Plains15Unknown
51.WashingtonWashington County High Point5420Central Great Plains0Unknown
52.Kit CarsonKit Carson County High Point5290Central Great Plains0Unknown
55.CheyenneOverland Benchmark East5250Central Great Plains0Unknown
56.CrowleyCrowley County High Point5220Central Great Plains0Unknown
57.LoganLogan County High Point4940Central Great Plains0Unknown
58.MorganShannon Benchmark4935Central Great Plains25Unknown
61.KiowaKiowa County High Point4690Central Great Plains01997-06-11
62.YumaYuma County High Point4440Central Great Plains0Unknown
63.SedgwickSedgwick County High Point4120Central Great Plains0Unknown
64.PhillipsPhillips County High Point4110Central Great Plains0Unknown
11.GunnisonCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area2345Unknown
11.PitkinCastle Peak14,265Elk Range Area2345Unknown
40.DeltaMount Lamborn11,396Elk Range Area1596Unknown
41.MesaLeon Peak11,236Elk Range Area756Unknown
34.GarfieldFlat Top Mountain12,354Flat Tops Area4034Unknown
37.Rio BlancoRio Blanco County High Point12,027Flat Tops Area107Unknown
9.Clear CreekGrays Peak14,270Front Range2750Unknown
9.SummitGrays Peak14,270Front Range2750Unknown
13.BoulderLongs Peak14,255Front Range2940Unknown
17.El PasoPikes Peak14,110Front Range5510Unknown
24.LarimerHagues Peak13,560Front Range2400Unknown
25.GrandPettingell Peak13,553Front Range1563Unknown
27.GilpinJames Peak13,294Front Range694Unknown
32.TellerDevils Playground13,060Front Range120Unknown
38.JeffersonBuffalo Peak11,589Front Range909Unknown
43.DouglasThunder Butte9836Front Range1356Unknown
48.BroomfieldBroomfield County High Point5840Front Range0Unknown
49.DenverDenver High Point5680Front Range0Unknown
36.RouttMount Zirkel12,180Park Range3460Unknown
42.MoffatBlack Mountain10,840Park Range2400Unknown
6.HinsdaleUncompahgre Peak14,309San Juan Mountains4277Unknown
14.DoloresMount Wilson14,246San Juan Mountains4024Unknown
16.OurayMount Sneffels14,150San Juan Mountains3030Unknown
18.La PlataWindom Peak14,087San Juan Mountains2167Unknown
19.San MiguelWilson Peak14,017San Juan Mountains857Unknown
21.MineralPhoenix Peak13,895San Juan Mountains1495Unknown
22.San JuanVermilion Peak13,894San Juan Mountains2105Unknown
26.ArchuletaSummit Peak13,300San Juan Mountains2740Unknown
28.MontezumaHesperus Mountain13,232San Juan Mountains2832Unknown
29.Rio GrandeBennett Peak13,203San Juan Mountains1723Unknown
30.ConejosConejos Peak13,172San Juan Mountains1892Unknown
39.MontroseCastle Rock11,453San Juan Mountains413Unknown
3.AlamosaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range5326Unknown
3.CostillaBlanca Peak14,345Sangre de Cristo Range5326Unknown
5.HuerfanoBlanca Peak-Northeast Slope14,320Sangre de Cristo Range0Unknown
7.SaguacheCrestone Peak14,294Sangre de Cristo Range4534Unknown
15.CusterCrestone Peak-East Peak14,240Sangre de Cristo Range40Unknown
23.Las AnimasWest Spanish Peak13,626Sangre de Cristo Range3666Unknown
31.FremontBushnell Peak13,105Sangre de Cristo Range2385Unknown
35.PuebloGreenhorn Mountain12,347Sangre de Cristo Range3767Unknown
1.LakeMount Elbert14,433Sawatch Range9073Unknown
2.ChaffeeMount Harvard14,420Sawatch Range2340Unknown
20.EagleMount of the Holy Cross14,005Sawatch Range2111Unknown
53.BacaCarrizo Mountain-East Slope5280Southern Great Plains0Unknown
54.OteroDry Bluff Southeast5260Southern Great Plains0Unknown
59.BentBent County High Point4855Southern Great Plains315Unknown
60.ProwersTwo Buttes4711Southern Great Plains356Unknown
33.JacksonClark Peak12,951Southern Wyoming Ranges2751Unknown

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List Description

Colorado is a very mountainous state, and this list reflects its variety of peaks. Fifteen of the approximately 53 famous fourteeners are on this list, and the high thirteeners here make nice alternative hikes to those over-exposed peaks. The list also includes a number of high points on the vast, flat high plains in the eastern third of the state.

John Mitchler was the first to complete this list, on 9/14/1996.


  • Personal research prior to 1995 had determined 23 of these points. I also added all information on individual peak pages, such as latitude/longitude.
  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled by David Olson and reviewed by Andy Martin.
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         Colorado County High Points

    Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

           Hiking Colorado's Summits (Mitchler, Covill)

    Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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