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Longs Peak  Colorado
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4345 m <- 14255 feet
Prominence?: 899 m above Berthoud Pass
Line Parent?: Torreys Peak (70 km away, at bearing 194 degrees)

Location:   40.25487,-105.61599     40:15:18, -105:36:58   13T 447615 4456228 (16 km SW of Estes Park).   AreaCode: EK05/CG51
First Ascent: 1868 John Wesley Powell and party although probably ascended earlier by natives
Longs Peak
This peak is #15 on the Height List for Colorado . This peak is #22 in Prominence List for Colorado .Longs Peak is the highest mountain in Rocky Mountain National Park and the farthest north 14,000 foot peak in the Rocky Mountain chain of peaks. There are literally hundreds of climbing routes on the peak ranging from the tourist scrambling route, the Keyhole, to the 1,000 feet vertical granite of the east face called the Diamond.

Route Summaries exist for this mountain, but are only available to paid members.

Trip Reports within 1 km

Comments
2004.04.21 Colorado Prominence Date Bob Hughes
 

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
21 Longs Peak from along the Continental Divide Klaus Haring
11 The Diamond, Longs Peak Bob Hughes
6 Longs Peak - West Side Kevin Altheim
5 Longs Peak Kevin Altheim

Placename Photos
4 Steep Granite on Longs Bob Hughes