Colorado Fourteeners

A true classic. All Colorado peaks over 14,000 ft with at least 300 ft of topographic prominence... with 2 "sentimental" exceptions. Encompassing the Sawatch, Elk, San Juan, Sangre de Cristo, Mosquito, Ten Mile, and Front Ranges.





  • Mount Elbert

    14,440 ft / 4,401 m • 186 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Elbert is the highest Colorado 14er and the highest peak in the Rocky Mountains, yet the summit has been reached by Jeep and also mountain bike. There are three main ...

  • Mount Massive

    14,428 ft / 4,398 m • 63 summits • Colorado, United States

    Long thought to be the highest 14er in Colorado before next-door neighbor Elbert took that crown, Mount Massive is the second highest peak in Colorado and the third highest...

  • Mount Harvard

    14,427 ft / 4,397 m • 41 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Harvard is a Colorado 14er and also the fourth highest mountain in the contiguous United States. It was named in 1869 by members of the first Harvard Mining School cl...

  • La Plata Peak

    14,361 ft / 4,377 m • 49 summits • Colorado, United States

    La Plata Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness. The peak's name means 'silver' in Spanish. This comes from the many silver deposits in the area. The n...

  • Blanca Peak

    14,351 ft / 4,374 m • 33 summits • Colorado, United States

    Blanca Peak is a mighty Colorado 14er located at the southern end of the Sangre de Cristo Range. Blanca Peak is notable for its great vertical rise of over 6,000 feet from...

  • Uncompahgre Peak

    14,315 ft / 4,363 m • 42 summits • Colorado, United States

    Uncompahgre peak is the highest Colorado 14er in the San Juan Range. It has a broad summit plateau, rising about 1,500 feet above the broad surrounding alpine basins. Its ...

  • Crestone Peak

    14,294 ft / 4,357 m • 21 summits • Colorado, United States

    The awe-inspiring Crestone Peak and Crestone Needle tower above the surrounding Sangres and exude a palpable sense of adventure. The standard routes up these peaks require ...

  • Mount Lincoln

    14,293 ft / 4,357 m • 103 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Lincoln is the highest Colorado 14er in the Mosquito Range and lies just east of the Continental Divide. Many climbers attempt to combine the summit of Lincoln with ...

  • Grays Peak

    14,278 ft / 4,352 m • 176 summits • Colorado, United States

    Grays Peak is the highest Colorado 14er in the Front Range. Its summit is the highest point exactly on the Continental Divide. Like the other fourteeners nearby, Grays Peak...

  • Mount Antero

    14,276 ft / 4,351 m • 27 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Antero is a Colorado 14er located in the central Sawatch Range named for Chief Antero of the Unitah band of Utes. The mountain itself is prized for its gemstone depos...

  • Torreys Peak

    14,275 ft / 4,351 m • 144 summits • Colorado, United States

    Torreys Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Front Range along the Continental Divide. It is nearly always mentioned in conjunction with nearby 14er Grays Peak. Once at the summi...

  • Castle Peak

    14,272 ft / 4,350 m • 39 summits • Colorado, United States

    Castle Peak is the highest Colorado 14er in the Elk Range and resembles a castle. The best climbing months are June, July, August, September through the Montezuma Glacier, ...

  • Mount Evans

    14,265 ft / 4,348 m • 116 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Evans is a Colorado 14er in the Front Range and the closest fourteener to Denver. Mount Evans dominates the Denver area skyline. Unfortunately for hikers and mountai...

  • Quandary Peak

    14,265 ft / 4,348 m • 150 summits • Colorado, United States

    Quandary Peak is the highest Colorado 14er in the Tenmile Range, a northern extension of the Mosquito Range. Its proximity to Denver and Breckenridge and its easy class 1 ...

  • Longs Peak

    14,259 ft / 4,346 m • 101 summits • Colorado, United States

    As the only Colorado 14er in Rocky Mountain National Park, Longs Peak has long been of interest to hikers and climbers. It is the most popular fourteener and on a given su...

  • Mount Wilson

    14,246 ft / 4,342 m • 13 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Wilson is a Colorado 14er and the highest in the San Miguel Mountains, a subrange of the San Juan Mountains. Mount Wilson is most recognizable as part of the Coors be...

  • Mount Shavano

    14,236 ft / 4,339 m • 46 summits • Colorado, United States

    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. Mount Shavano is famous ...

  • Mount Princeton

    14,204 ft / 4,329 m • 52 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Princeton is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range. This distinctive peak stands by itself. While not one of the highest peaks of the Sawatch,...

  • Mount Belford

    14,203 ft / 4,329 m • 44 summits • Colorado, United States

    Mount Belford is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range. Belford is an easy climb to a rounded summit. It lies near 14ers Mount Oxford and Missouri Mo...

  • Crestone Needle

    14,203 ft / 4,329 m • 26 summits • Colorado, United States

    Crestone Needle is a Colorado 14er in the heart of the Sangre de Cristo Range. It is part of a group of four fourteeners known as “the Crestones”, headed by Crestone Peak ...