No 14er hike is “easy.” This list simply provides some of the easier ones, compared to the rest. Remember that any 14er hike requires proper physical conditioning, gear, food, and plenty of water. Please read the Mountaineering Safety page.
If you are new to 14er hiking, coming from out-of-state, or simply looking for the easiest 14er hikes, check out the peaks below.
These peaks/routes have been recommended based on the following factors:
- Lowest difficulty compared to other 14ers
- Hike duration
- Proximity to Denver
- Easily accessible trailheads
- Defined hiking trails