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Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence

Showing Layne Bracy's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (40 out of 80, or 50%)

RankPeak Prom-M  Elev-M Range (Level 4)Isol-KmAscent Date
1.Mount Elbert27654399Sawatch Range1079.12002-07-22
2.Pikes Peak16804301Front Range97.62002-09-26
3.Blanca Peak16234372Sangre de Cristo Range166.42003-08-13
4.Culebra Peak14664282Sangre de Cristo Range56.92004-09-23
5.Crestone Peak13824357Sangre de Cristo Range44.02003-07-31
6.Uncompahgre Peak13034361San Juan Mountains136.82003-07-19
7.Flat Top Mountain12293765Flat Tops Area65.62005-07-11
8.Mount Wilson12264342San Juan Mountains53.12003-08-14
9.Ute Peak12253042Southeast Colorado Plateau55.1 
10.Mount Lincoln11774354Central Colorado Ranges36.22002-09-05
11.Greenhorn Mountain11483763Sangre de Cristo Range40.62004-06-12
12.West Spanish Peak11174153Sangre de Cristo Range32.02003-11-01
13.Mount Gunnison10733877Elk Range Area19.0 
14.Mount Zirkel10543712Park Range60.62004-09-08
15.San Luis Peak9484271San Juan Mountains43.42003-07-05
16.North Mamm Peak9393390Elk Range Area34.1 
17.West Elk Peak9373973Elk Range Area22.2 
18.Huntsman Ridge9303612Elk Range Area16.6 
19.Mount Sneffels9244313San Juan Mountains25.32003-07-18
20.Castle Peak9143438Sawatch Range26.9 
21.Mount Powell9024133Central Colorado Ranges34.62010-08-07
22.Longs Peak8964345Front Range70.22003-07-10
23.Hesperus Mountain8634033San Juan Mountains39.52004-07-07
24.Diamond Peak8592938Great Divide Basin Area47.7 
25.Treasure Mountain8564123Elk Range Area11.1 
26.Clark Peak8383947Southern Wyoming Ranges26.42004-08-14
27.Grays Peak8384349Front Range40.22002-07-20
28.Mount Evans8374348Front Range15.82002-08-30
29.Summit Peak8354054San Juan Mountains63.72005-07-01
30.Marcellina Mountain8263459Elk Range Area8.2 
31.Mount Richthofen8113944Front Range15.52009-09-04
32.Mount Ouray8104258Sawatch Range21.92008-06-13
33.Parkview Mountain8103748Central Colorado Ranges17.6 
34.Piñon Mesa High Point8042950Canyonlands38.1 
35.Crested Butte7813707Elk Range Area7.5 
36.Graham Peak7713819San Juan Mountains13.9 
37.Mount Antero7634349Sawatch Range28.42003-10-09
38.East Beckwith Mountain7533789Elk Range Area10.1 
39.Chair Mountain7443877Elk Range Area14.3 
40.Whetstone Mountain7433815Elk Range Area15.1 
41.Bison Peak7413789Front Range29.32009-07-17
42.South River Peak7414008San Juan Mountains34.0 
43.Mount Guero7353673Elk Range Area10.3 
44.Hagues Peak7314133Front Range25.32005-06-18
44.Black Mountain7313304Park Range26.42005-07-11
46.Antora Peak7284044Sawatch Range10.9 
47.Bushnell Peak7273994Sangre de Cristo Range17.82005-05-07
47.Zenobia Peak7272745Uinta Range36.7 
49.East Spanish Peak7203866Sangre de Cristo Range6.8 
50.Castle Peak7154348Elk Range Area33.62002-10-19
51.Mount Harvard7134395Sawatch Range24.02003-08-16
52.Sleepy Cat Peak7093306Flat Tops Area17.1 
53.Twilight Peak7074011San Juan Mountains7.9 
54.Maroon Peak7064315Elk Range Area13.02003-07-24
55.Waugh Mountain7043569Front Range30.4 
56.Tomichi Dome7033495Sawatch Range17.3 
57.Twin Sisters Peaks7003483Front Range7.02005-03-10
58.Crater Peak6973452Elk Range Area28.9 
59.Mount Silverheels6964213Front Range8.82004-10-23
60.Lone Cone6863844San Juan Mountains13.5 
61.Puma Peak6863527Front Range12.02005-08-03
62.Mount Zwischen6843659Sangre de Cristo Range7.1 
63.Tanks Peak6822657Uinta Range22.0 
64.Elliott Mountain6763761San Juan Mountains8.3 
65.Black Mountain6753552Front Range12.9 
66.Mount Mestas6733526Sangre de Cristo Range26.3 
67.Windom Peak6614294San Juan Mountains42.42003-09-05
68.Carbon Peak6583682Elk Range Area6.3 
68.Sand Mountain North6583316Park Range28.5 
70.Mount Princeton6574327Sawatch Range8.42003-06-28
71.Elk Mountain6523481Central Colorado Ranges16.9 
72.Mount of the Holy Cross6444269Sawatch Range29.62003-08-23
73.Vermilion Peak6424235San Juan Mountains14.62004-08-21
73.Anthracite Range6423775Elk Range Area7.7 
75.Bald Mountain6404171Front Range12.12005-09-23
76.Thirtynine Mile Mountain6303520Front Range17.1 
77.Williams Peak6253541Front Range13.9 
78.Jacque Peak6234025Central Colorado Ranges7.32007-09-13
79.Park Cone6163688Sawatch Range5.5 
80.Mount Herard6104060Sangre de Cristo Range7.5 
 Red Table Mountain6093669Sawatch Range12.7 
 West Buffalo Peak5994062Central Colorado Ranges15.52007-10-11

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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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