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Rank
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24 of 53
Elevation ...................................................14,156'
Range ...................................................Elk
County ...................................................Pitkin, Gunnison
Lat/Long ...................................................39º 04' 15" N, 106º 59' 19" W
39.070713, 106.989113

Variant Names ...................................................-
Location ...................................................In the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness southwest of Aspen. Over 5 miles southeast of Snowmass Mountain (14,092') and over 7 miles southeast of Capitol Peak (14,130').
Nearby Towns ...................................................Aspen and Snowmass
Nearby 14ers ...................................................N. Maroon Peak, Pyramid Peak
History ...................................................-
Maps ...................................................USGS Quads: Highland Peak, Maroon Bells, Snowmass Mountain
Trails Illustrated: #128
Road Access ...................................................2WD paved access to 9,600' from the north via the Maroon Creek Road out of Aspen.
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Standard Route ...................................................
South Ridge
Difficulty:   Class 3 
Trailhead: Maroon Lake
Trailhead Elev.: 9,590 feet
Elevation Gain: 4,800 feet
Trip Length: 12 miles
Exposure: More serious exposure that could result in serious injury or death if you fell. Moving past the area will require some scrambling or short technical moves. 4


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