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For a celebration of the joys that come from climbing Colorado’s highest peaks,
see Gerry’s guidebook, Colorado’s Fourteeners,
and Gerry and Jennifer’s guidebook, Colorado’s Thirteeners.

Colorado’s 100 Highest Summits

– Sorted by Elevation

Notes

Colorado’s Fourteeners    Colorado’s Centennial Thirteeners

Rank
CO
Old
Elev
feet
New
Elev
feet
Prom
feet
Summit Name Proximate Parent
Line Parent (if diff)
Iso
miles
Summit Quadrangle
Parent Quadrangle (if diff)
Rg G J GJ
1 14,433 14,440 9,093 Elbert, Mount Whitney, Mount, CA 669.95 Mount Elbert
Mount Whitney
SW
SR
5 17 2
2 14,421 14,428 1,961 Massive, Mount Elbert, Mount 5.08 Mount Massive SW 5 5 1
3 14,420 14,427 2,360 Harvard, Mount Elbert, Mount
Massive, Mount
14.96
19.97
Mount Harvard
Mount Massive
SW 2 2  
4 14,345 14,349 5,326 Blanca Peak Harvard, Mount 103.61 Blanca Peak
Mount Harvard
SC
SW
5 3  
S1 14,340 ~14,347 280 “North Massive” Massive, Mount 0.86 Mount Massive SW 2 2 1
  14,340 ~14,347 0 Huerfano County HP Blanca Peak 0.01 Blanca Peak SC 5 3  
5 14,336 14,343 1,836 La Plata Peak Elbert, Mount
Harvard, Mount
6.29
10.95
Mount Elbert
Mount Harvard
SW 4 3  
6 14,309 14,314 4,242 Uncompahgre Peak La Plata Peak
Harvard, Mount
85.16
85.38
Uncompahgre Peak
Mount Harvard
SJ
SW
3 2 1
  14,300 ~14,307 120 “Massive Green” Massive, Mount 0.39 Mount Massive SW 3 1 1
7 14,294 14,298 4,554 Crestone Peak Blanca Peak 27.46 Crestone Peak SC 2 2  
8 14,286 14,291 3,862 Lincoln A, Mount Massive, Mount 22.57 Alma TM 5 5 1
9 14,270 14,279 2,770 Grays Peak Lincoln A, Mount 25.05 Grays Peak FR 10 12 2
10 14,269 14,276 2,503 Antero, Mount Harvard, Mount 17.77 Mount Antero SW 2 2  
11 14,267 14,272 560 Torreys Peak Grays Peak 0.64 Grays Peak FR 8 9  
12 14,265 14,269 2,365 Castle Peak A La Plata Peak 20.91 Hayden Peak EL 2 1  
13 14,265 14,270 1,125 Quandary Peak Lincoln A, Mount 3.18 Breckenridge TM 6 10 1
14 14,264 14,270 2,764 Evans A, Mount Grays Peak 9.79 Mount Evans FR 11 8 2
  14,260 ~14,264 80 “East Crestone” Crestone Peak 0.08 Crestone Peak SC 2 1  
  14,256 ~14,262 116 “West Evans” Evans A, Mount 0.34 Mount Evans FR 4 7 2
15 14,255 14,261 2,940 Longs Peak Torreys Peak 43.74 Longs Peak FR 19 5 2
  14,250 ~14,254 110 “Northeast Crestone” Crestone Peak 0.10 Crestone Peak SC 1    
16 14,246 14,250 4,024 Wilson, Mount Uncompahgre Peak 33.05 Mount Wilson SJ 3 1  
  14,238 ~14,243 138 Cameron, Mount Lincoln A, Mount 0.50 Alma TM 5 3 1
17 14,229 14,236 1,619 Shavano, Mount Antero, Mount 3.82 Maysville SW 3 2  
18 14,197 14,205 2,177 Princeton, Mount Antero, Mount
Harvard, Mount
5.21
12.79
Mount Antero SW 3 2  
19 14,197 14,205 1,337 Belford, Mount Harvard, Mount 3.32 Mount Harvard SW 3 1  
20 14,197 14,201 457 Crestone Needle Crestone Peak 0.49 Crestone Peak SC 3 1  
21 14,196 14,204 1,896 Yale, Mount Harvard, Mount 5.56 Mount Yale SW 2 5  
  14,180 ~14,187 80 “East La Plata” La Plata Peak 0.20 Mount Elbert SW 1    
22 14,172 14,177 312 Bross A, Mount Lincoln A, Mount 1.13 Alma TM 6 5 1
  14,169 ~14,176 29 Hunter-Fryingpan
Wilderness HP
Massive, Mount 1.23 Mount Massive SW      
23 14,165 14,169 1,025 Kit Carson Mountain Crestone Peak 1.30 Crestone Peak SC 3 3  
  14,159 14,164 259 El Diente Wilson, Mount 0.75 Dolores Peak SJ 3 1  
24 14,156 14,162 2,336 Maroon Peak Castle Peak A 8.06 Maroon Bells EL 2 1  
25 14,155 14,162 455 Tabeguache Peak Shavano, Mount 0.75 Saint Elmo SW 3 2  
26 14,153 14,160 653 Oxford, Mount Belford, Mount 1.23 Mount Harvard SW 2 1  
27 14,150 14,155 3,050 Sneffels, Mount Wilson, Mount
Uncompahgre Peak
15.74
18.61
Mount Sneffels SJ 5 2  
28 14,148 14,152 768 Democrat, Mount Lincoln A, Mount 1.73 Climax TM 5 6 1
  14,134 ~14,141 234 “South Elbert” Elbert, Mount 0.97 Mount Elbert SW 2 2  
  14,132 ~14,139 232 “South Massive” Massive, Mount 0.70 Mount Massive SW 3 1 1
29 14,130 14,141 1,750 Capitol Peak Maroon Peak 7.46 Capitol Peak EL 1 1  
30 14,110 14,115 5,530 Pikes Peak Evans A, Mount
Lincoln A, Mount
60.88
67.31
Pikes Peak FR 4 3  
  14,110 ~14,114 170 “South Wilson” Wilson, Mount 0.33 Mount Wilson SJ      
  14,100 ~14,104 120 “West Wilson” Wilson, Mount 0.32 Mount Wilson SJ 3 1  
31 14,092 14,096 1,152 Snowmass Mountain   TR Capitol Peak 2.34 Snowmass Mountain EL 3 2  
32 14,087 14,092 2,187 Windom Peak Wilson, Mount
Uncompahgre Peak
26.55
31.86
Columbine Pass SJ 4 2 1
33 14,084 14,089 1,024 Eolus, Mount Windom Peak 1.68 Columbine Pass SJ 3 2 1
34 14,081 14,084 301 Challenger Point Kit Carson Mountain 0.23 Crestone Peak SC 2 1  
35 14,073 14,079 893 Columbia, Mount Harvard, Mount 1.89 Mount Harvard SW 2 2  
36 14,067 14,073 847 Missouri Mountain Belford, Mount 1.30 Winfield SW 3 3 1
37 14,064 14,069 1,204 Humboldt Peak Crestone Needle
Crestone Peak
1.42
1.77
Crestone Peak SC 2 1  
38 14,060 14,065 720 Bierstadt, Mount Evans A, Mount 1.41 Mount Evans FR 10 16 2
  14,060 ~14,064 240 Conundrum Peak Castle Peak A 0.42 Hayden Peak EL 2 1  
  14,060 ~14,066 240 “Southeast Longs” Longs Peak 0.11 Longs Peak FR 1    
39 14,059 14,064 399 Sunlight Peak A Windom Peak 0.47 Storm King Peak SJ 3 3 1
40 14,048 14,053 1,908 Handies Peak Uncompahgre Peak
Sunlight Peak A
11.22
20.33
Handies Peak SJ 6 11 2
41 14,047 14,051 4,827 Culebra Peak Blanca Peak 35.56 Culebra Peak SC 4 3 1
42 14,042 14,047 1,542 Lindsey, Mount Blanca Peak 2.27 Blanca Peak SC 2 2  
43 14,042 14,049 342 Ellingwood Point Blanca Peak 0.51 Blanca Peak SC 2 1  
  14,039 ~14,044 179 North Eolus Eolus, Mount 0.23 Storm King Peak SJ 3 2 1
44 14,037 14,040 377 Little Bear Peak Blanca Peak 1.00 Blanca Peak SC 3 1  
45 14,036 14,040 896 Sherman, Mount Democrat, Mount 8.10 Mount Sherman TM 3 5  
46 14,034 14,037 1,436 Redcloud Peak Handies Peak 4.91 Redcloud Peak SJ 3 3 1
  14,020 ~14,025 80 “South Bross” Bross A, Mount 0.60 Alma TM 1    
  14,020 ~14,023 80 “South Little Bear” Little Bear Peak 0.18 Blanca Peak SC 1    
  14,020 ~14,025 40 “Northwest Lindsey” Lindsey, Mount 0.17 Blanca Peak SC 1 2  
  14,020 ~14,024 40 “North Snowmass” Snowmass Mountain 0.17 Snowmass Mountain EL 1    
47 14,018 14,023 1,638 Pyramid Peak A Maroon Peak 2.08 Maroon Bells EL 2 1  
48 14,017 14,024 877 Wilson Peak Wilson, Mount 1.51 Mount Wilson SJ 4 2  
49 14,015 14,020 1,635 Wetterhorn Peak Uncompahgre Peak 2.76 Wetterhorn Peak SJ 2 1  
50 14,014 14,019 3,114 San Luis Peak A Redcloud Peak
Handies Peak
26.93
31.71
San Luis Peak SJ 2 2  
  14,014 14,019 234 North Maroon Peak Maroon Peak 0.37 Maroon Bells EL 6 1  
51 14,005 14,012 2,111 Holy Cross, Mount of the Massive, Mount 19.33 Mount of the Holy Cross SW 3 2 1
52 14,003 14,012 1,423 Huron Peak Missouri Mountain
La Plata Peak
3.20
6.10
Winfield SW 2 3  
53 14,001 14,006 501 Sunshine Peak Redcloud Peak 1.27 Redcloud Peak SJ 3 2 1
Top End of Colorado’s Fourteeners

 Colorado’s Centennial Thirteeners

Rank
CO
Rank
13ers
Elev
feet
Prom
feet
Summit Name Proximate Parent
Line Parent (if diff)
Iso
miles
Quadrangle Rg G J GJ
    13,995 215 “Sunlight Spire” Sunlight Peak A 0.18 Storm King Peak SJ      
54 1 13,988 1,928 Grizzly Peak A La Plata Peak 6.76 Independence Pass SW 2 4  
55 2 13,983 883 Stewart Peak San Luis Peak A 2.53 Stewart Peak SJ 1 2  
56 3 13,980 360 Columbia Point Kit Carson Mountain 0.24 Crestone Peak SC 1 1  
    13,980 80 “Pin Point” Wilson, Mount 0.57 Dolores Peak SJ      
    13,980 40 “Prow, The” Kit Carson Mountain 0.11 Crestone Peak SC 1    
57 4 13,972 1,152 Pigeon Peak Eolus, Mount 1.48 Snowdon Peak SJ 2 2 1
58 5 13,971 2,671 Ouray, Mount Shavano, Mount
Antero, Mount
13.61
17.37
Mount Ouray SW 2 3 1
    13,970 70 “Kitty Kat Carson” Columbia Point 0.08 Crestone Peak SC 1 1  
59 6 13,951 1,011 Ice Mountain Huron Peak 2.10 Winfield SW 2 3  
60 7 13,951 611 Fletcher Mountain Quandary Peak 1.27 Copper Mountain TM 3 3 1
    13,951 171 Gemini Peak Sherman, Mount 0.69 Mount Sherman TM 1 1  
61 8 13,950 570 Pacific Peak Fletcher Mountain 1.41 Breckenridge TM 3 5 1
62 9 13,943 523 Cathedral Peak A Castle Peak A 1.71 Hayden Peak EL 1 1  
63 10 13,940 1,080 French Mountain Elbert, Mount 2.13 Mount Massive SW 1 2  
64 11 13,933 873 Hope A, Mount La Plata Peak 2.91 Mount Elbert SW 2 3 1
65 12 13,932 312 “Thunder Pyramid” Pyramid Peak A 0.61 Maroon Bells EL 1 2  
66 13 13,931 871 Adams A, Mount Challenger Point
Columbia Point
1.88
1.99
Horn Peak SC 2 3 1
67 14 13,913 733 Gladstone Peak Wilson, Mount 0.59 Mount Wilson SJ 1 1  
68 15 13,911 451 Meeker, Mount Longs Peak 0.71 Allens Park FR 7 4 1
69 16 13,908 648 Casco Peak French Mountain 1.17 Mount Elbert SW 1 3  
70 17 13,908 448 Red Mountain A Culebra Peak 0.73 Culebra Peak SC 2 3 1
71 18 13,904 564 Emerald Peak Missouri Mountain 1.30 Winfield SW 2 2 1
S2 S1 13,900 280 “Drift Peak” Fletcher Mountain 0.56 Copper Mountain TM 1 1 1
72 19 13,898 758 Horseshoe Mountain A   TR Sherman, Mount 2.82 Mount Sherman TM 2 4 1
73 20 13,895 1,515 “Phoenix Peak” San Luis Peak A 4.98 Halfmoon Pass SJ 1 3 1
74 21 13,894 2,105 Vermilion Peak Gladstone Peak
Sneffels, Mount
9.07
14.22
Ophir SJ 2 2 1
    13,876 256 Frasco Benchmark French Mountain 0.52 Mount Massive SW 1 2  
75 22 13,870 1,050 Cronin Peak Antero, Mount 2.39 Saint Elmo SW 1 3 1
76 23 13,865 679 Buckskin, Mount Democrat, Mount
Sherman, Mount
1.51
6.58
Climax TM 2 4  
77 24 13,864 1,124 Vestal Peak Sunlight Peak A 4.31 Storm King Peak SJ 3 2 1
78 25 13,860 520 Jones Mountain A Handies Peak 1.65 Handies Peak SJ 2 2 1
79 26 13,860 400 North Apostle Ice Mountain 0.36 Winfield SW 2 3  
    13,860 40 Meeker Ridge Meeker, Mount 0.17 Allens Park FR 1 1  
80 27 13,857 517 Clinton Peak Democrat, Mount
Fletcher Mountain
2.03
2.64
Climax TM 1 3  
81 28 13,855 475 Dyer Mountain Sherman, Mount 1.26 Mount Sherman TM 1 3  
82 29 13,852 632 Crystal Peak A Pacific Peak 0.92 Breckenridge TM 3 6  
    13,852 232 Traver Peak Clinton Peak 0.66 Climax TM 1 3  
83 30 13,850 470 Edwards, Mount Grays Peak 1.30 Grays Peak FR 3 6 2
84 31 13,849 629 California Peak Ellingwood Point 2.22 Blanca Peak SC 1 2  
85 32 13,845 785 Oklahoma, Mount Massive, Mount 1.75 Mount Champion SW 1 3  
    13,842 262 Spalding, Mount Evans A, Mount 1.09 Mount Evans FR 4 7 3
86 33 13,841 1,501 Half Peak Jones Mountain
Handies Peak
3.92
 
Pole Creek Mountain SJ 1 2 1
87 34 13,841 421 Atlantic Peak Pacific Peak
Fletcher Mountain
0.67
0.74
Copper Mountain TM 3 7 2
88 35 13,841 341 Hagerman Peak Snowmass Mountain 0.58 Snowmass Mountain EL 2 2 1
89 36 13,835 735 Turret Peak A Pigeon Peak 0.48 Snowdon Peak SJ 1 2 1
90 37 13,832 812 Point 13,832 Redcloud Peak 1.35 Redcloud Peak SJ 1 2 1
91 38 13,831 331 Holy Cross Ridge Holy Cross, Mount of the 0.59 Mount of the Holy Cross SW 1 2  
S3 S2 13,831 291 Iowa Peak Missouri Mountain 0.60 Winfield SW 1 2 1
92 39 13,830 370 Jupiter Mountain Windom Peak 0.60 Columbine Pass SJ 2 2 1
93 40 13,828 688 “Huerfano Peak” Lindsey, Mount 1.17 Blanca Peak SC 2 2 1
94 41 13,824 964 Jagged Mountain Sunlight Peak A 1.43 Storm King Peak SJ 2 2 1
95 42 13,823 883 “Lackawanna Peak” Casco Peak 1.73 Independence Pass SW 1 5  
96 43 13,822 2,282 Silverheels, Mount   TR Bross A, Mount
Lincoln A, Mount
5.46
5.73
Alma TM 3 6 1
97 44 13,821 1,881 Rio Grande Pyramid Jagged Mountain 10.75 Rio Grande Pyramid SJ 2 2 1
    13,820 20 Keyboard of the Winds Longs Peak 0.24 Longs Peak FR      
98 45 13,819 759 Teakettle Mountain Sneffels, Mount 1.68 Mount Sneffels SJ 1 2 1
99 46 13,811 551 Point 13,811 Point 13,832 1.20 Redcloud Peak SJ 2 3 2
100 47 13,809 869 Dallas Peak Sneffels, Mount 2.00 Telluride SJ 1 2 1
Top End of Colorado’s 100 highest peaks

Notes by Gerry Roach

  1. There are 134 summits on this list, of which 100 are hard ranked and 3 are soft ranked.
  2. Our Colorado climbs in this elevation range
    Gerry Roach’s totals: 351 ascents; 100/100 hard ranked (78 2x+); 3/3 soft ranked; 129/134 overall
    Jennifer Roach’s totals: 371 ascents; 100/100 hard ranked (83 2x+); 3/3 soft ranked; 122/134 overall
    Gerry and Jennifer’s combined total as of 9/17/14: 720 ascents
    Total ascents that Gerry and Jennifer have made together: 73
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