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Crestone Peak Paperweight
  • Crestone Peak Paperweight

This item is currently back ordered and is expected in stock by June 30.

  • 3 1/4 inch diameter
  • Cast in fine pewter
  • Felt backing
  • With soft fleece pouch
  • In clear-vinyl covered box
Place Name: Crestone Peak
Elevation: 14,294 ft.
Coordinates: N37° 58' 00'' W105° 35' 05''
Location: Sangre de Cristo Range, California, USA
MarkerSleuth Photo Contributor: No Station Found
Crestone Peak ranks 7th highest in elevation of the 54 Colorado Fourteeners. It also ranks among the more challenging climbs. Added to the challenge is the difficult access.
Despite the challenge of the single peak, neighboring Crestone Needle, ranked "most difficult" is often climbed on the same outing. Crestone Peak was first climbed by Albert Ellingwood, Eleanor Davis Ehrman and party on July 24, 1916.