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.





  • 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...

  • Capitol Peak

    14,130 ft / 4,307 m • 17 summits • Colorado, United States

    Capitol Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness in the heart of the Elk Mountains. The mountain bears a faint resemblence to the domed U.S. Capitol...

  • 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, ...

  • Challenger Point

    14,081 ft / 4,292 m • 19 summits • Colorado, United States

    Challenger Point is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo range. The summit is a subpeak on the northwest shoulder of Kit Carson Mountain. It was named in memory of the...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Culebra Peak

    14,047 ft / 4,282 m • 12 summits • Colorado, United States

    Culebra Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. It is the southernmost fourteener in Colorado. It is also the only fourteener with a summit on private l...

  • El Diente Peak

    14,159 ft / 4,316 m • 13 summits • Colorado, United States

    El Diente Peak is a Colorado 14er in the San Miguel Range of the San Juan Mountains. El Diente (Spanish for “the teeth”) is one of the more dramatic peaks in Colorado in t...

  • Ellingwood Point

    14,042 ft / 4,280 m • 20 summits • Colorado, United States

    Ellingwood Point is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo Range. It is approximately 1/2 mile northwest of 14er Blanca Peak. Ellingwood Point only barely qualifies as a...

  • Grays Peak

    14,278 ft / 4,352 m • 174 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...

  • Handies Peak

    14,055 ft / 4,284 m • 37 summits • Colorado, United States

    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 Pea...

  • Humboldt Peak

    14,070 ft / 4,289 m • 38 summits • Colorado, United States

    Humboldt Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo Range. It is the least challenging climb of the Crestone group of fourteeners, which include Crestone Peak, Cresto...

  • Huron Peak

    14,010 ft / 4,270 m • 51 summits • Colorado, United States

    Huron Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness in central Sawatch Range. It lies west of the Mount Belford group. While relatively close to its neighbor ...

  • Kit Carson Mountain

    14,165 ft / 4,317 m • 21 summits • Colorado, United States

    Kit Carson Mountain is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo Range near Crestone Peak and Crestone Needle. The peak is named after the frontiersman Kit Carson and became ...

  • 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...

  • Little Bear Peak

    14,037 ft / 4,278 m • 17 summits • Colorado, United States

    Little Bear Peak is a Colorado 14er in the Sangre de Cristo Range. Little Bear is just southwest of Blanca Peak, one of the highest and most topographically prominent of t...

  • Longs Peak

    14,259 ft / 4,346 m • 99 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...

  • Maroon Peak

    14,163 ft / 4,317 m • 18 summits • Colorado, United States

    Maroon Peak is famous Colorado 14er in the Elk Range. It along with North Maroon encompass the famed Maroon Bells, some of Colorado's most iconic peaks. Maroon Peak is the ...

  • Missouri Mountain

    14,074 ft / 4,290 m • 36 summits • Colorado, United States

    Missouri Mountain is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range. It is near fellow 14ers Mount Belford and Mount Oxford and separated from its eastern ne...

  • 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...

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