Handies Peak

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

Handies Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by bfsmith

37 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 6, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Handies Peak

  • bfsmith
  • denneyr
  • DandyDon
  • COdeacon
  • susanjoypaul
  • Teeboy
  • TI83plus
  • sli74
  • marmot
  • cponyicky
  • Alpenglo
  • gracefulmel
  • roald
  • bmannlein
  • rmblack1
  • telemarkdude
  • rl
  • brianasher

Routes Used trails & approaches

41% Grizzly Gulch

38% American Basin

11% West Slopes

5% East Slopes

2% Grizzly Gulch

Comments

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Elevation

14,055 ft / 4,284 m

Prominence

1,908 ft / 582 m

Height Rank Range

San Juan Mountains

Location

Colorado, United States

Summited by

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  • bfsmith
  • denneyr
  • DandyDon
  • COdeacon
  • susanjoypaul
  • Teeboy
  • TI83plus
  • hurdles
  • amadisofgaul
  • sli74
  • marmot
  • cponyicky

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