Colorado Fourteeners Climbing and Backpacking Trips:
Descriptions and Pictures


We hope you enjoy our Colorado 14er climbing reports and pictures. Our initial write-ups consist, primarily,of general trail and trip descriptions, with accompanying photos and occasional personal anecdotes. Over time, we intend to update the trail descriptions with more technical information about routes, trail conditions and difficulties. Please e-mail us with specific questions, comments and suggestions.

Colorado 14ers Climbs Picture Collage

Quandry Peak: July 1976 Brian and others; October 1979 Doug and others; July 1997 Doug, Kevin and Mike (his Son); June 1998 Doug, Wayne and Jane Colorado 14ers Climb Photo: Quandry Peak

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Future Colorado 14er Climbs in the works:

Mount Eolus: ????
Capitol Peak: ????

Colorado Fourteeners we have climbed and will put up, in no particular order or priority:

Blanca Pk, Ellingwood Pk: August 1994 Doug and Brian
Sunlight Pk, Windom Pk: August 1993 Doug and Brian
Mt Sneffels: July 1990 Brian, Diane (his Wife) and Doug
Kit Carson Pk, Challenger Pt: August 1986 Brian and Doug
Castle Pk: June 1985 Doug and Brian
Mt Lindsey, Culebra Pk: July 1984 Brian and Doug
La Plata Pk: September 1983 Brian and others; 19?? Doug and David (his Son)
Sunshine Pk, Redcloud Pk, Handies Pk, San Luis Pk: July 1983 Brian and Doug
Mt Massive: July 1983 Brian (solo); July 1988 Doug (solo)
Mt Harvard, Mt Columbia, Mt Belford, Mt Oxford, Missouri Mountain: July 1982 Doug and Brian; June 1973 (Oxford) Brian and others
Mt Elbert: July 1982 Doug and David (his Son); July 1983 Brian and others
Mt Shavano, Tabeguache Mountain, Mt Princeton, Mt Antero: July 1981 Doug and Brian; July 1988 (Antero) Brian and Diane (his Wife)
Uncompahgre Pk, Wetterhorn Pk: August 1980 Brian, Doug and others
Mt Yale: July 1978 Brian and others; July 1985 Doug and Brian (half way)
Humboldt Pk: July 1977 Doug, Brian and others
Huron Pk: July 1977 Brian and others; 19?? Doug and David (his Son)
Mt of the Holy Cross: July 1976 Brian, Doug and others; July 1995 Doug, Brian and Wes
Mt Sherman: July 1975 Brian and others; July 1979 Doug and David (his Son)
Mt Evans, Mt Bierstadt: July 1972; Brian and others; 19?? (Bierstadt) Doug and David (his Son); August 1997 (Bierstadt) Brian and others
Grays Pk, Torreys Pk: June 1972; Brian and others; June 1979 Doug and others; August 1987 Brian and others; August 1988 Doug and David (his Son); August 1996 Brian, Diane (his Wife), Doug and others
Mt Lincoln, Mt Democrat, Mt Bross: July 1971; Brian and others; August 1982 Doug and David (his Son); September 1975 (Democrat), July 1979 (Lincoln) Brian and others
Longs Pk: July 1970 Brian and others; July 1978 Doug and others; August 1981 Doug and David (his Son)