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Culebra Peak  Colorado   #9500
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4282 m <- 14047 feet
Prominence?: 1465 m above La Veta Pass
Line Parent?: Blanca Peak (57.1 km away, at bearing 332 degrees)
Greater Parent: Blanca Peak (57.0 km away)

Location:   37.12219,-105.18579     37:07:20, -105:11:09   13S 483496 4108443 (66 km SW of Walsenburg).   AreaCode: DK75/BB28
Culebra Peak - South Aspect
This peak is #43 on the Height List for Colorado . This peak is #4 in Prominence List for Colorado .Culebra is the southernmost 14'er in Colorado and is ranked 42nd in the state in height but 4th in prominence. It is the only 14'er in the state that lies entirely on private land. Climbing has, at times, been restricted on this peak. Current status can be researched by calling the Colorado Mountain Club in Golden, CO at (303) 279-3080.

Access is from the town of San Luis on Colorado Rt. 159. "Culebra" means "harmless snake" in Spanish.

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

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14 Culebra Peak - South Aspect Kevin Altheim