The Heart of the Rockies: Chaffee County 14ers

All of the mountain peaks over 14,000 feet in Chaffee County.

Alpine Climbing, Hiking Easy, Severe

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La Plata Peak - Northwest Ridge
Photo: Scott Anderson

Description

Chaffee County, Colorado is home to 12 mountain peaks that rise to over 14,000 feet above sea level--known as "14ers." It is home to the most 14ers of any county in the lower 48 US States, making the moniker "Heart of the Rockies" more than just a catchy phrase. If you want to climb 14ers, chart your course for Chaffee County!

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