Elevation

14,055 ft / 4,284 m

Prominence

1,908 ft / 582 m

Summits

54 summits

Top climbing months

August   28%

July   26%

September  19%

Most climbed route

American Basin

Highlights
  • Handies Peak is a Colorado 14er in the San Juan Mountains.
  • No roads or towns can be seen from the remote summit.
  • Near two other 14ers: Redcloud Peak and Sunshine Peak.
  • Climbers typically climb Handies one day and hit Redcloud and Sunshine the next.
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