Elevation

14,081 ft / 4,292 m

Prominence

301 ft / 92 m

Summits

26 summits

Top climbing months

July   37%

August   25%

September  22%

Most climbed route

NW slope via Willow Creek TH

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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