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Rank
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10 of 53
Elevation ...................................................14,269'
Range ...................................................Sawatch
County ...................................................Chaffee
Lat/Long ...................................................38º 40' 26" N, 106º 14' 46" W
38.674088, 106.246201

Variant Names ...................................................Antero Peak
Location ...................................................Mt. Antero can be seen to the west of Buena Vista. It is 5 miles south of Mt. Princeton (14,197') and 4 miles north of Mt. Shavano (14,229').
Nearby Towns ...................................................Leadville, Buena Vista and Salida
Nearby 14ers ...................................................Mt. Princeton
History ...................................................Named after the Chief of the Uintah band of Ute Indians in the 1880's.
Maps ...................................................USGS Quads: Mt. Antero, St. Elmo
Trails Illustrated: #130
Road Access ...................................................2WD access to 8,400' from the northwest via Colorado 162.
4WD access to 11,600' by leaving Colorado 162 at 8,400' and climbing the Baldwin Gulch Jeep trail south toward Antero.
Rough 4WD access to 13,100' by following the Baldwin Gulch Jeep trail up the west slopes of Antero.
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Standard Route ...................................................
West Slopes
Difficulty:   Class 2 
Trailhead: Baldwin Gulch
Trailhead Elev.: 9,400 feet
Elevation Gain: 5,200 feet
Trip Length: 16 miles
Exposure: Mild exposure very close to the route. Route options may be limited but you should be able to walk past the exposure area. 2


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