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 Peak(s):  Coxcomb Pk  -  13,656 feet
Redcliff  -  13,642 feet
 Post Date:  08/22/2012 Modified: 01/17/2014
 Date Climbed:   08/19/2012
 Posted By:  benners
 Additional Members:   tommyboy360, lordhelmut

 A Pair of Cimarron Classics: Coxcomb and Redcliff   

TR here:


  • Comments or Questions

sweet photos!     2012-08-22 21:23:05
Great report Ben...fine looking climb everyone!


”Best in the state.”     2012-08-22 22:00:26
Seems like I've been hearing those words out of Brian's mouth a whole lot lately.

Looks like a great day out there. You are right Ben, too much time away form the San Juans isn't good for the soul. Glad to see this was such a great day for you guys.

And those pics of Wetterhorn are pretty awesome indeed. As cool as that peak is from the typical vantage point, it's actually even better from the back side.


Alarming wake up call     2012-08-22 23:46:51
The best car camping site came with no less than 3 ”alarming” wake up calls.

Major gapers everywhere in the West Fork Cimmaron, including us. Sweet climb and easily one of the best summits I've ever been on in Colorado.

This peak demands repeats because it has everything you're looking for in a climb/mountaineering experience. However, it would be tough to repeat the magic that was our group. A perfect weekend. Still laughing at it all. Thanks for the TR.


Wow!     2012-08-23 08:07:51
Some amazing scenery, and you captured it all so well! Nice job! And thanks for posting!


Great stuff, Ben     2012-08-23 08:53:06
Maybe when you repeat Coxcomb, I'll come along.
My day was mellow, but satisfying enough, for sure.
I can never get enough of the West Cimarron drainage.
Even sans IPA, Amica's sure hit the spot. Glad to show you the place.


Sweet climb!     2012-08-23 09:12:38
Great writeup and photos as always, too. Miss getting outdoors with you guys!


Great Report Ben     2012-08-23 11:16:18
Looks like you guys had one heck of a weekend down there. Congrats all around.


YAAA!     2012-08-23 12:07:55
Dallas, Bear sightings, sweet campsites in the West Fork of the Cimarrson, secret passage ways discovered and Amica's.

Good times!


One of my favorite 13ers ...     2012-08-23 14:32:09
8) Makes me want to go again. Beautiful photos. Nice way to finish a successful trip, you guys. Thanks for posting. Happy trails!


Very nice!!     2012-08-23 18:10:01
Great finish to a solid weekend guys. Great report as usual Ben!!

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