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Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence

Showing Gerry Roach's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (70 out of 80, or 87.5%)

RankPeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 4)Isol-MiAscent Date
1.Mount Harvard234014,420Sawatch Range14.9Unknown
2.Uncompahgre Peak427714,309San Juan Mountains85.0Unknown
3.Crestone Peak453414,294Sangre de Cristo Range27.4Unknown
4.Mount Lincoln386214,286Central Colorado Ranges22.5Unknown
5.Grays Peak275014,270Front Range25.0Unknown
6.Mount Antero250314,269Sawatch Range17.7Unknown
7.Castle Peak234514,265Elk Range Area20.9Unknown
8.Mount Evans274414,264Front Range9.8Unknown
9.Longs Peak294014,255Front Range43.6Unknown
10.Mount Wilson402414,246San Juan Mountains33.0Unknown
11.Mount Princeton215714,197Sawatch Range5.2Unknown
12.Maroon Peak231614,156Elk Range Area8.1Unknown
13.Mount Sneffels303014,150San Juan Mountains15.7Unknown
14.Pikes Peak551014,110Front Range60.6Unknown
15.Windom Peak216714,087San Juan Mountains26.3Unknown
16.Culebra Peak480714,047Sangre de Cristo Range35.4Unknown
17.San Luis Peak311314,014San Juan Mountains27.0Unknown
18.Mount of the Holy Cross211114,005Sawatch Range18.4Unknown
19.Mount Ouray265913,971Sawatch Range13.6Unknown
20.Vermilion Peak210513,894San Juan Mountains9.1Unknown
21.Mount Silverheels228313,822Front Range5.5Unknown
22.Bald Mountain209913,684Front Range7.5Unknown
23.West Spanish Peak366613,626Sangre de Cristo Range19.9Unknown
24.Hagues Peak240013,560Front Range15.7Unknown
24.Mount Powell296013,560Central Colorado Ranges21.5Unknown
26.Treasure Mountain280813,528Elk Range Area6.9Unknown
 West Buffalo Peak196613,326Central Colorado Ranges9.6Unknown
27.Mount Herard200013,320Sangre de Cristo Range4.6Unknown
28.Summit Peak274013,300San Juan Mountains39.6Unknown
29.Antora Peak238913,269Sawatch Range6.7Unknown
30.Hesperus Mountain283213,232San Juan Mountains24.5Unknown
31.Jacque Peak204513,205Central Colorado Ranges4.5Unknown
32.Twilight Peak231813,158San Juan Mountains4.9Unknown
33.South River Peak242813,148San Juan Mountains21.1Unknown
34.Bushnell Peak238513,105Sangre de Cristo Range11.1Unknown
35.West Elk Peak307513,035Elk Range Area13.8Unknown
36.Clark Peak275112,951Southern Wyoming Ranges16.4Unknown
37.Mount Richthofen266012,940Front Range9.7Unknown
38.Chair Mountain244112,721Elk Range Area8.9Unknown
39.Mount Gunnison351912,719Elk Range Area11.8Unknown
40.East Spanish Peak236312,683Sangre de Cristo Range4.2Unknown
41.Lone Cone225312,613San Juan Mountains8.4Unknown
42.Graham Peak253112,531San Juan Mountains8.6Unknown
43.Whetstone Mountain243612,516Elk Range Area9.4Unknown
44.East Beckwith Mountain247212,432Elk Range Area6.2Unknown
45.Bison Peak243112,431Front Range18.2Unknown
46.Anthracite Range210512,385Elk Range Area4.8Unknown
47.Flat Top Mountain403412,354Flat Tops Area40.8Unknown
48.Greenhorn Mountain376712,347Sangre de Cristo Range25.2Unknown
49.Elliott Mountain222012,340San Juan Mountains5.1Unknown
50.Parkview Mountain265612,296Central Colorado Ranges10.9Unknown
51.Mount Zirkel346012,180Park Range37.7Unknown
52.Crested Butte256212,162Elk Range Area4.7Unknown
53.Park Cone202012,100Sawatch Range3.4Unknown
54.Mount Guero241212,052Elk Range Area6.4Unknown
 Red Table Mountain199712,037Sawatch Range7.9Unknown
55.Mount Zwischen224612,006Sangre de Cristo Range4.4Unknown
56.Waugh Mountain231011,710Front Range18.9Unknown
57.Black Mountain221411,654Front Range8.0Unknown
58.Puma Peak225011,570Front Range7.4Unknown
59.Thirtynine Mile Mountain206811,548Front Range10.6Unknown
60.Tomichi Dome230511,465Sawatch Range10.7Unknown
61.Twin Sisters Peaks229811,428Front Range4.4Unknown
62.Marcellina Mountain270811,348Elk Range Area5.1Unknown
63.Crater Peak228711,327Elk Range Area18.0Unknown
64.North Mamm Peak308311,123Elk Range Area21.2Unknown
65.Black Mountain240010,840Park Range16.4Unknown
66.Ute Peak40199979Southeast Colorado Plateau34.3Unknown
67.Piñon Mesa High Point26409680Canyonlands23.7Unknown
68.Mount Elbert907314,433Sawatch Range670.61957-08-15
69.Blanca Peak532614,345Sangre de Cristo Range103.41958-08-15
70.Williams Peak204911,617Front Range8.72012-12-02
 Carbon Peak215912,079Elk Range Area3.9 
 Huntsman Ridge305211,852Elk Range Area10.3 
 Mount Mestas220911,569Sangre de Cristo Range16.3 
 Elk Mountain213911,419Central Colorado Ranges10.5 
 Castle Peak300011,280Sawatch Range16.7 
 Sand Mountain North215910,879Park Range17.7 
 Sleepy Cat Peak232810,848Flat Tops Area10.6 
 Diamond Peak28209640Great Divide Basin Area29.7 
 Zenobia Peak23859005Uinta Range22.8 
 Tanks Peak22378717Uinta Range13.7 

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List Description


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1999 by David Olson, with computer assistance from Edward Earl, limited review by Andy Martin.
  • List generation helped by Edward Earl's WinProm program.
  • Posts made to the Yahoo Prominence Group online forum.
  • Ryan Schilling's Colorado Prominence web page (See link below).
  • Prominence values in this list may not agree 100% with sources, due to different interpretations of key col spot elevations and out-dated peak elevations in the PBC Database.


     Colorado's Most Prominent Peaks - Ryan Schilling


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