Torreys Peak

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 summit, many opt to continue on to the summit of Grays Peak, 0.75 miles away. Since these peaks are close to Denver, you probably won't be alone out there.

Torreys Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by cmanes

136 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Nov 11, 2013. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve claimed Torreys Peak

  • keyboardcowboy
  • jswift
  • 121BObr24
  • bfsmith
  • nmontelli
  • beau
  • DandyDon
  • BobbyFinn
  • jbyrd
  • awake
  • Teeboy
  • 14erkid
  • madeinus
  • SBuchan
  • ColonelMethod
  • TI83plus
  • sli74
  • solsen05
  • Shreddergirl
  • mdedio
  • SummerHikes
  • cponyicky
  • nathandahlberg
  • jay.gs
  • mountains
  • ejbackes
  • dspcheese
  • jess_marie303
  • Alpenglo
  • julessummit
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Routes Used trails & approaches

18% Kelso Ridge

14% Torreys Peak down

11% traverse to Grays Peak

10% stevens gulch to torreys peak via grays peak

8% Grays Peak Trail from Stevens Gulch

7% The one that didn't go back over the top of Grays

5% Stevens Gulch

5% The one from the top of Grays to the top of Torrey's

4% Grays Peak Trailhead (Standard)

3% Greys Peak Up

3% Grays Peak - East Slopes

2% up to Grays then down to Kelsoe Ridge, then off trail

1% Traverse to Grays Peak and glissade descent off South Slopes

1% Chihuahua Gulch

0% From loveland pass, to Grizzly Peak to Torreys

0% Dead Dog couloir

0% South Slopes

0% Traverse to Grays Peak, Mount Edwards, McClellan Mountain, down a gully

Comments

  • scott scott
    commented on May 24, 2011
    Tragedy on Torreys: skier dies in avalanche http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_18118038

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Elevation

14,275 ft / 4,351 m

Prominence

560 ft / 171 m

Height Rank Range

Front Range

Location

Colorado, United States

Claimed by

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  • denis
  • cmanes
  • hinmania
  • keyboardcowboy
  • tdgrein
  • jswift
  • livetothemax96
  • 121BObr24
  • bfsmith
  • nmontelli
  • beau
  • DandyDon

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