The Citadel

The Citadel is a 13,294 ft / 4,052 m mountain peak in the Front Range in Colorado, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 493rd highest mountain in Colorado and the 657th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Hagar Mountain, Pettingell Peak, Mount Trelease, Golden Bear Peak, Mount Bethel, and Point 12704 ft / 3872 m. See the The Citadel map, 3D fly around, and the The Citadel photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

The Citadel SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by susanjoypaul

8 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Sep 10, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing route and hiking trail to the summit is Citadel Traverse.

Others who’ve summited The Citadel

  • susanjoypaul
  • madeinus
  • SenadR
  • jasonfoisset1
  • MattK

Routes Used trails & approaches

100% Citadel Traverse


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13,294 ft / 4,052 m


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Colorado, United States

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