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Crestone Peak  Colorado   #9501
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4357 m <- 14294 feet
Prominence?: 1388 m above Mosca Pass
Line Parent?: Blanca Peak (44.2 km away, at bearing 169 degrees)
Greater Parent: Blanca Peak (44.0 km away)

Location:   37.96682,-105.58543     37:58:01, -105:35:08   13S 448577 4202295 (65 km NE of Monte Vista).   AreaCode: DK75/JF68
Closeup of Crestone Peak and Needle
This peak is #7 on the Height List for Colorado . This peak is #5 in Prominence List for Colorado .Crestone Peak is one of the more challenging of Colorado's 14,000 footers. It's located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in south-central Colorado. The standard summit route is via a couloir on the south flank and then a rock scramble along the southeast ridge.

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14 Closeup of Crestone Peak and Needle Kevin Altheim
8 Crestone Peak and Needle Kevin Altheim

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8 Kit Carson Mountain Kevin Altheim