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 1  La Plata Peak - Northwest Ridge   
Difficulty:  Class 2 
Total Elevation Gain: 4,500 feet
Round-trip Distance: 9.25 miles
La Plata Peak - Northwest Ridge    4500'  9.25   Class 2  Mild exposure very close to the route. Route options may be limited but you should be able to walk past the exposure area. 94  Print 
 2  La Plata Peak - Southwest Ridge  
Difficulty:  Class 2 
Total Elevation Gain: 3,380 feet
Round-trip Distance: 7.00 miles
La Plata Peak - Southwest Ridge   3380'  7.00   Class 2  Mild exposure very close to the route. Route options may be limited but you should be able to walk past the exposure area. 17  Print 
 3  La Plata Peak - Ellingwood Ridge  
Difficulty:  Class 3 
Total Elevation Gain: 5,900 feet
Round-trip Distance: 9.50 miles
La Plata Peak - Ellingwood Ridge   5900'  9.50   Class 3  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. 22  Print 
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