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Maroon Peak (Maroon Bells)  Colorado   #12468
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4315 m <- 14156 feet
Prominence?: 712 m  
Line Parent?: Castle Peak (12.9 km away, at bearing 122 degrees)
Greater Parent: Castle Peak (13.0 km away)

Location:   39.07064,-106.98896     39:04:14, -106:59:20   13S 327937 4326499 (20 km SW of Aspen).   AreaCode: DK96/AJ78
This peak is #26 on the Height List for Colorado . This peak is #55 in Prominence List for Colorado .Maroon Peak is a jagged massif in central Colorado. The massif is known as Maroon Bells because of its twin summits. It's one the most challenging high peaks in Colorado. The standard approach is via a trail from the Maroon Lake campground to the north. The summit route is an exposed scramble on loose rock.

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12 Maroon Peak Kevin Altheim