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Sunshine Peak  Colorado   #12569
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4268 m <- 14001 feet
Prominence?: 153 m  
Line Parent?: Redcloud Peak (2.0 km away, at bearing 9 degrees)
Greater Parent: Redcloud Peak (2.0 km away)

Location:   37.92279,-107.42556     37:55:22, -107:25:32   13S 286803 4200023 (34 km E of Telluride).   AreaCode: DK77/JE22
This peak is #57 on the Height List for Colorado .Sunshine Peak is the lowest of Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks. It's located in the San Juan Mountains in the southwest portion of the state. The standard approach trail goes along Silver Creek and then curls clockwise to a col northeast of Redcloud Peak. From the col, parties climb over Redcloud and then continue to Sunshine Peak via its north ridge. No technical difficulty.

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