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Crestone Group

Range TypeArea dominanted by a single large peak
Highest PointCrestone Peak (14,294 ft/4357 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesColorado
Area288 sq mi / 746 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent21 mi / 34 km North-South
24 mi / 39 km East-West
Center Lat/Long37° 59' N; 105° 39' W
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Crestone Group.
Northern Sangre de Cristo RangeLevel 5 (Parent)
         Crestone GroupLevel 6
         Great Sand Dunes AreaLevel 6 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Crestone Group

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Crestone Peak14,2944357Crestone Group
2.Northeast Crestone14,240+4340+Crestone Group
3.Crestone Needle14,1974327Crestone Group
4.Kit Carson Mountain14,1654317Crestone Group
5.Humboldt Peak14,0644287Crestone Group
6.The Prow13,960+4255+Crestone Group
7.Kitty Kat Carson13,960+4255+Crestone Group
8.Mount Adams13,9314246Crestone Group
9.Colony Baldy13,7054177Crestone Group
10.Pico Asilado13,6114149Crestone Group
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the Crestone Group

Crestone Peak
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Crestone Peak (1984-09-10). Photo by John Vitz.
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Crestone Needle
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Crestone Needle (1984-09-10). Photo by John Vitz.
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Comanche Peak
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The peak as seen from Comanche Lake (2002-09-14). Photo by Max Rees.
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