Collegate Peaks Wilderness Area

Y compris la plupart des Sawatch Range, les pics Collegate Wilderness Area est délimité par le Leadville- Buena Vista à l’Est, et le tremble- Crested Butte sur l’ouest. La région comprend cinq sommets de plus de 14 000 pieds. Cette aire sauvage constitue un important bassin versant qui chevauche la ligne de partage, y compris l’Arkansas, Gunnison, Roaring Fork et rivières.


Established:  1978

Acres:  132,906

Elevation Range:  7,850 to 13,534 feet

Peaks:

La Plata Peak- 14,340 feet
Missouri Mountain- 14,067 feet
Mount Harvard- 14,420 feet
Mount Belford- 14,197 feet
Huron Peak- 14,005 feet
Mount Princeton- 14,196 feet
Mount Oxford- 14,153 feet
Mount Yale- 14,196 feet
Mount Columbia- 14,073 feet

Towns:  Leadville, Buena Vista, Aspen, Crested Butte, Salida

Hunting Areas: 471, 48, 481, 55

Trail Heads:

Trailhead at the end of Taylor Park Road (CR 742)
Bowman Creek Trail #570

Dorchester Campground/ Forest Road #584
New York Creek Trail #2182 (White River NF)
Ptarmigan Lake trail #594

Trailhead at Pothole Reservoir:
Timberline Trail #414

Red Mountain Creek Trail # 543 (area is unavailable)

Texas Creek Trailhead:
Timberline Trail # 414,
Lake Ann Trail #592
Texas Creek Trail #416
Cottonwood Pass:
South Texas Creek # 417
Collegiate Peaks Trailhead (San Isabel NF)
North Denny Creek #1442

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Hike: Collegate Peaks
 
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