Elevation

14,236 ft / 4,339 m

Prominence

1,619 ft / 493 m

Summits

58 summits

Top climbing months

August   31%

July   25%

September  13%

Most climbed route

East Slopes

Highlights
  • Mount Shavano is a Colorado 14er in the Sawatch Range.
  • It along with its near neighbor Tabeguache Peak are the southern-most 14ers in the Sawatch.
  • Famous for the Angel of Shavano, a snow formation in the image of an angel that emerges on the east face of the mountain during snow melt each spring.
  • There is also a less well-known snow formation the the left of the Angel known as the Grinch.
  • Named after Chief Shavano of the Ute Tribe.
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