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Rank
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14 of 53
Elevation ...................................................14,264'
Range ...................................................Front
County ...................................................Clear Creek
Lat/Long ...................................................39º 35' 19" N, 105º 38' 34" W
39.588360, 105.643333

Variant Names ...................................................Mount Rosalie, Rosa Mountain
Location ...................................................Mt. Evans is 35 miles west of Denver. Take Interstate 70 to Idaho Springs and turn off on Colorado 103.
Nearby Towns ...................................................Denver, Idaho Springs, Georgetown and Evergreen
Nearby 14ers ...................................................Mt. Bierstadt
History ...................................................-
Maps ...................................................USGS Quads: Mt. Evans
Trails Illustrated: #104
Road Access ...................................................2WD The Mt. Evans Road (Colorado 5 - paved) goes to 150' below the summit.
2WD The Guanella Pass Road (mostly dirt) reaches Guanella Pass at 11,600' - west of Mt. Bierstadt and Mt. Evans.
Click here for trailhead directions and status
Standard Route ...................................................
West Ridge via Mt. Spalding
Difficulty:   Class 2 
Trailhead: Evans/Summit Lake
Trailhead Elev.: 12,850 feet
Elevation Gain: 2,000 feet
Trip Length: 6 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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