Long's Peak via the traditional Key Hole Route

Statistics

1,501

m

27

m

21

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Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

Long's Peak via the traditional Key Hole Route.

This is a class 3 climb in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Long's Peak is iconic mountain in Colorado, as you pass it anytime you are on 25.

There are so many routes, all or varying difficulties, to each their own.

This is the traditional Key Hole route.

It is long, steep, exposed, has high apline, tree line, and everything in between.

Do your research before heading out, as it has claimed the lives of many before.

An early start is necessary, about 2 a.m. Planning Information: https://www.14ers.com/photos/peakmain.php?peak=Longs+Peak https://www.nps.gov/romo/planyourvisit/longspeak.htm