Holy Cross Ridge

Holy Cross Ridge is a 13,837 ft / 4,218 m mountain peak in the Sawatch Range in Colorado, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 116th highest mountain in Colorado and the 177th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount of the Holy Cross, Point 13768 ft / 4196 m, Point 13373 ft / 4076 m, Point 13248, Notch Mountain, and Whitney Peak. Holy Cross Ridge belongs to the Colorado Centennial 13ers peak list. See the Holy Cross Ridge map, 3D fly around, and the Holy Cross Ridge photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Holy Cross Ridge SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by susanjoypaul

6 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 2, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Halo Ridge (counter-clockwise), Via Halo Ridge and Holy Cross Ridge from the south via Holy Cross Jeep Trail.

Others who’ve summited Holy Cross Ridge

  • bmannlein

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% Halo Ridge (counter-clockwise)

20% Via Halo Ridge

20% Holy Cross Ridge from the south via Holy Cross Jeep Trail

10% North Ridge


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13,837 ft / 4,218 m


331 ft / 101 m

Height Rank Range

Sawatch Range


Colorado, United States

Summited by

  • susanjoypaul
  • bmannlein
  • randystauffer
  • ClimbEveryMtn
  • IanWright
  • DaniB

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