Elevation

14,080 ft / 4,292 m

Prominence

893 ft / 272 m

Summits

40 summits

Top climbing months

July   27%

August   25%

April   12%

Most climbed route

Traverse from Mt. Harvard

Class 2 • 1,726 ft / 526 m gain

Highlights

  • Mount Columbia is a Colorado 14er in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness in the Sawatch Range.
  • Along with nearby Mount Harvard, Mount Yale, Mount Princeton, and Mount Oxford, Mount Columbia is one of the Collegiate Peaks; it is named for Columbia University.
  • Due to an awful scree field located on the standard route, it's usually only climbed by those pursuing the Colorado 14ers challenge.

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