Torreys Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 560 ft, 171 m

Elevation: 14,267 feet, 4349 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.65 mi, 1.05 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,273 ft / 4351 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 38' 34'' N; 105° 49' 16'' W
39.642759, -105.821178 (Dec Deg)
429540E 4388430N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClear Creek

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     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #57)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #11)
     Colorado 13,700-foot Peaks (Rank #11)
     Colorado 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #11)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #35)
     Colorado Mountain Club Fourteeners (Rank #11)
     Colorado Centennial Peaks (Top 100) (Rank #11)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #35)
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #14)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Colorado's Fourteeners: From Hikes to Climbs (Roach)
       A Climbing Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners (Borneman, Lampert)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-07-04 by Robert Stewart
     2008-07-04 by Peter Blaser
     2008-07-19 by David Foster
     2009-07-16 by Talon Medema
     2010-07-11 by Donnie Puckle
     2010-08-20 by Robert Murray (GPS Track)
     2010-09-05 by William Musser
     2011-07-02 by Jarrod Rossacci
     2011-08-10 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2011-08-11 by Patrick Greff
     2011-08-14 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2011-08-19 by Joe Dorohovech
     2011-08-29 by Jeffrey Pinger
     2012-08-13 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2013-08-03 by Patrick Greff
     2014-08-02 by Marshall Stewart
     2014-08-02 by Steve Bobinchak
     2014-09-03 by Chris Stempek (GPS Track)
     2014-09-07 by Rob Anthony
     2014-09-21 by Christan Kramer (Unsuccessful)
     2014-10-07 by Trevor Kent
     2014-10-17 by Dan Hildebrand

View ascents of peak by registered members (340 total)

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Torreys Peak from nearby Grays Peak, 3 feet higher (1990-09-03).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 560 ft/171 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 560 ft/171 m
  Line Parent: Grays Peak
  Key Col: 13,707 ft/4178 m
Isolation0.65 mi/1.05 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Grays Peak  (SSE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Central Front Range
Range6: Grays-Torreys Area
Ridges/DividesContinental Divide of N.A.
Drainage Basins
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean

South Platte
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forest/White River National Forest
Topo MapGrays Peak O39105f7 1:24,000
First Ascent1861
Charles Parry
Route #1 Unmaintained Trail
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Grays Peak (left)and Torreys Peak (right) as viewed from the side of nearby Kelso Mountain (2010-09-05). Photo by William Musser.
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Grays Peak (left) and Torreys Peak (right) (2006-07-28). Photo by Rian Laub.
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The view from the slope of Mt Bierstadt - Square Top Mountain (left) with Grays and Torreys in background (right) (2006-06-03). Photo by Rian Laub.
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On Grays Peak summit looking toward next stop, Torreys Peak (2014-07-10). Photo by Mark Bowden.
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