Elevation

14,081 ft / 4,292 m

#47 in Colorado

#81 in United States

Prominence

301 ft / 92 m

#1,422 in Colorado

#6,621 in United States

Summits

30 summits

#59 in Colorado

#707 in United States

Top climbing months

July   38%

August   25%

September  19%

Most climbed route

traverse from Kit Carson

Highlights

  • 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 seven astronauts who died when the Space Shuttle Challenger disintegrated shortly after liftoff on January 28, 1986.

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