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Wetterhorn Peak  Colorado   #12566
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4272 m <- 14015 feet
Prominence?: 498 m  
Line Parent?: Uncompahgre Peak (4.4 km away, at bearing 74 degrees)
Greater Parent: Uncompahgre Peak (4.0 km away)

Location:   38.06059,-107.51089     38:03:38, -107:30:39   13S 279715 4215515 (30 km NE of Telluride).   AreaCode: DK87/AF61
This peak is #52 on the Height List for Colorado .Wetterhorn Peak is located in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado. The standard approach trail goes along Matterhorn Creek, south of the mountain. From the trail, gain the Matterhorn-Wetterhorn col and then follow the northeast ridge to the summit. There is a Class 3 section below the summit.

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