SUMMITSTEEPNESS
RankAvg at 1600m Drop (in feet)NameCountyElevation
1 28.1175129 2804.23 Pyramid Peak Pitkin 14018
2 25.88892929 2547.04 Maroon Peak Gunnison & Pitkin 14156
3 25.81702022 2538.91 Guardian, The San Juan 13617
4 24.6859893 2412.26 Gothic Mountain Gunnison 12625
5 24.49309797 2390.89 Thunder Pyramid Pitkin 13932
24.41726232 2382.51 North Maroon Peak Pitkin 14014
6 23.75010413 2309.19 Lamborn, Mount Delta 11396
7 23.5835513 2291.00 West Beckwith Peak Gunnison 12185
8 23.37668365 2268.48 Landsend Peak Delta 10806
9 23.29809936 2259.94 Marcellina Mountain Gunnison 11348
10 22.88812996 2215.56 12282 Hinsdale 12282
11 22.84297912 2210.69 Ouray, Mount Chaffee & Saguache 13971
12 22.65574825 2190.53 Pigeon Peak La Plata 13972
13 22.65543636 2190.49 Whitehouse Mountain Gunnison 11975
14 22.606008 2185.18 12780 Hinsdale 12780
15 22.55433005 2179.63 Capitol Peak Pitkin 14130
16 22.22853262 2144.72 Ute Peak Montezuma 9979
17 22.18353426 2139.91 Crested Butte Gunnison 12162
18 22.10809833 2131.86 Sneffels, Mount Ouray 14150
19 22.04668417 2125.31 Abrams Mountain Ouray & San Juan 12801
21.95432832 2115.47 Peak 1 Summit 12805
20 21.83514867 2102.79 Mestas, Mount Huerfano 11569
21 21.829479 2102.18 Sunshine Mountain San Miguel 12930
22 21.80417868 2099.49 Potato Hill San Juan 11871
23 21.68445011 2086.78 Lightning Pyramid Pitkin 13722
24 21.68039755 2086.35 Teocalli Mountain Gunnison 13208
21.50042186 2067.29 West Sopris Benchmark Pitkin 12953
25 21.47657088 2064.76 Precipice Peak Hinsdale 13144
26 21.4585106 2062.85 Humboldt Peak Custer 14064
27 21.42165212 2058.96 Peak N Summit 13121
28 21.41082488 2057.81 Eagle Peak No 2 Benchmark Mineral 12137
21.39190955 2055.81 Stapps Peak Larimer 12736
21.34252553 2050.60 12798 Hinsdale 12798
21.31456978 2047.65 Peak O Summit 12940
29 21.3031269 2046.44 La Plata Peak Chaffee 14336
30 21.27550629 2043.53 Longs Peak Boulder 14255
31 21.16337434 2031.71 Potosi Peak Ouray 13786
32 21.11617608 2026.74 Torreys Peak Clear Creek & Summit 14267
33 21.0304552 2017.72 Logan, Mount Garfield 8413
34 20.98722985 2013.18 Dolores Peak Dolores & San Miguel 13290
35 20.92238052 2006.37 Tenmile Peak Summit 12933
36 20.91348731 2005.43 Blackhead Peak Archuleta 12500
37 20.88931221 2002.89 Challenger Point Saguache 14081
38 20.87563359 2001.46 Heisspitz, The San Juan 13262
39 20.82621067 1996.28 Carbon Peak Gunnison 12079
40 20.79368446 1992.87 Uncompahgre Peak Hinsdale 14309
41 20.7838964 1991.84 Buffalo Mountain Summit 12777
20.67557999 1980.50 Northwest Sopris Pitkin 12900
42 20.57785674 1970.28 Hunter Peak Pitkin 13497
20.52562126 1964.82 Highland Peak Pitkin 12381
43 20.5008295 1962.23 Blanca Peak Alamosa & Costilla 14345
20.451333 1957.07 Huerfano County HP Alamosa, Costilla, & Huerfano 14340
20.44219301 1956.11 Ski Hayden Peak Pitkin 13316
44 20.41986442 1953.79 Courthouse Mountain Hinsdale & Ouray 12152
45 20.41623127 1953.41 Jackson, Mount Eagle 13670
46 20.37979462 1949.61 Quandary Peak Summit 14265
47 20.37945654 1949.57 Ragged Peak Gunnison 12641
48 20.3673278 1948.31 Sunshine Peak Hinsdale 14001
49 20.35091436 1946.60 Sheep Mountain Gunnison 13168
50 20.28780544 1940.02 Lindsey, Mount Costilla 14042
51 20.28040546 1939.25 12495 Pitkin 12495
52 20.27927548 1939.14 Moseley Ridge Gunnison 9706
53 20.24728481 1935.81 13212 Pitkin 13212
20.19519507 1930.39 Echo Mountain La Plata 13309
54 20.15719654 1926.44 12244 Gunnison 12244
55 20.14327963 1924.99 Eagles Nest Summit 13420
56 20.04664938 1914.96 Galena Peak Fremont & Saguache 12461
57 20.0286082 1913.08 Animas Mountain San Juan 13786
58 20.01139493 1911.30 South Saddle Peak Delta 10005
59 19.9826047 1908.31 Huron Peak Chaffee 14003
60 19.97495918 1907.52 Holy Cross, Mount of the Eagle 14005
61 19.94254604 1904.16 13472 Chaffee 13472
62 19.93736239 1903.62 Yale, Mount Chaffee 14196
63 19.93464105 1903.34 12917 Hinsdale 12917
64 19.9071154 1900.49 Runlett Peak Hinsdale 11300
65 19.8777636 1897.45 North Saddle Peak Delta 9728
19.86351388 1895.97 P 1 La Plata 13250
66 19.84923549 1894.49 Campbell Creek Peak Hinsdale 13454
67 19.84820877 1894.39 11330 Hinsdale 11330
68 19.83540552 1893.06 Coal Mountain Gunnison 11705
69 19.83011074 1892.51 13631 Pitkin 13631
70 19.82526095 1892.01 Owen, Mount Gunnison 13058
71 19.80367759 1889.78 Tater Heap Gunnison 10984
72 19.78376072 1887.72 Peak G Eagle & Summit 13260
73 19.77995618 1887.32 Twin Sisters East San Juan 13432
19.71942804 1881.06 Peak F Eagle & Summit 13230
19.71939311 1881.06 Meeker Ridge Boulder 13860
74 19.7178954 1880.91 Palisade, The Mesa 7045
19.71262374 1880.36 Guyselman Mountain Summit 13140
19.70374457 1879.44 11626 Archuleta & Conejos 11626
75 19.66922116 1875.88 Guyot, Mount Park & Summit 13370
76 19.66443848 1875.38 Princeton, Mount Chaffee 14197
77 19.62908646 1871.73 Colony Baldy Custer 13705
78 19.60911684 1869.67 Eolus, Mount La Plata 14083
79 19.60202135 1868.94 13180 Hinsdale 13180
80 19.58953342 1867.65 Silver Mountain La Plata 12500
81 19.55545445 1864.13 Engineer Mountain San Juan 12968
82 19.53290341 1861.81 Hagerman Peak Gunnison & Pitkin 13841
83 19.52822649 1861.32 Quartz Ridge Archuleta 12390
84 19.50614609 1859.05 Arrow Peak San Juan 13803
85 19.49231102 1857.62 Sheep Mountain Gunnison 11660
86 19.48512649 1856.88 Telescope Mountain Dolores 12201
87 19.47165102 1855.49 Bald Mountain Summit 13684
88 19.44378672 1852.62 Dunsinane Mountain Hinsdale 12742
89 19.44089521 1852.32 Dallas Peak Ouray & San Miguel 13809
90 19.43946829 1852.18 Wayah Peak Pitkin 13284
91 19.43376065 1851.59 Sheep Mountain Huerfano 10635
92 19.42361261 1850.54 Crestone Peak Saguache 14294
93 19.40886509 1849.03 Elbert, Mount Lake 14433
94 19.39812994 1847.92 Meeker, Mount Boulder 13911
19.38452804 1846.52 Southeast Longs Boulder 14060
95 19.38355195 1846.42 Whitehouse Mountain Ouray 13492
19.36423543 1844.43 Ophir Overlook San Miguel 12820
96 19.32906957 1840.81 Harvard, Mount Chaffee 14420
97 19.30692672 1838.54 Lincoln, Mount Park 14286
19.30309508 1838.14 NW Lindsey Costilla 14020
98 19.30270915 1838.10 Green Mountain Pitkin 12791
99 19.29627027 1837.44 Daly, Mount Pitkin 13300
100 19.28016905 1835.78 French Mountain Lake 13940
101 19.25163905 1832.85 P 2 La Plata 13302
102 19.24811505 1832.49 Toner Mountain Mineral 12495
103 19.24649672 1832.32 Twin Sisters West San Juan 13374
19.23353068 1830.99 Northeast Crestone Custer & Saguache 14260
104 19.2290458 1830.53 San Luis Peak Saguache 14014
19.19149573 1826.67 Purgatory Point Ouray 13660
105 19.17808115 1825.30 Aetna, Mount Chaffee 13745
19.1591283 1823.35 Bloodshaw Mountain Summit 12980
106 19.1197187 1819.31 Snowmass Mountain Gunnison & Pitkin 14092
107 19.11614483 1818.94 Hope, Mount Chaffee 13933
108 19.11067305 1818.38 Dome Mountain San Juan 13370
19.06228584 1813.42 Hayden Peak San Miguel 12987
109 19.0490245 1812.06 North Twilight Peak San Juan 13075
110 19.04420956 1811.56 Copeland Mountain Boulder 13176
19.03117964 1810.23 Nast, Mount Pitkin 12467
111 19.02856149 1809.96 Quarter Peak Hinsdale 13674
112 19.00877874 1807.93 Rito Alto Peak Custer & Saguache 13794
113 18.99763919 1806.79 Thunderbolt Peak Grand 11938
114 18.9966942 1806.69 Whetstone Mountain Gunnison 12516
115 18.98495418 1805.49 Cottonwood Peak Custer & Saguache 13588
18.98122008 1805.11 South Wilson Dolores 14110
116 18.9576439 1802.69 Wilson, Mount Dolores 14246
117 18.95501443 1802.42 Gray Head San Miguel 10982
18.93781016 1800.66 East Crestone Custer & Saguache 14260
118 18.93376905 1800.25 Pahlone Peak Chaffee 12667
119 18.9326839 1800.14 Lone Cone Dolores & San Miguel 12613
120 18.93126571 1799.99 Grizzly Peak Chaffee & Pitkin 13988
121 18.92811403 1799.67 Silex, Mount San Juan 13628
122 18.9220707 1799.05 Antero, Mount Chaffee 14269
123 18.90607366 1797.41 Silver Mountain San Miguel 13470
124 18.89522844 1796.30 Sultan Mountain San Juan 13368
125 18.89152177 1795.92 Lewis Mountain La Plata 12740
126 18.88373178 1795.13 Wilson Peak San Miguel 14017
127 18.8492919 1791.60 Sheep Mountain South Chaffee 11939
128 18.83715244 1790.36 Organ Mountain La Plata 13032
129 18.82856947 1789.49 Sopris, Mount Pitkin 12953
130 18.82312407 1788.93 Owen, Mount Saguache 13340
131 18.8104741 1787.64 Grays Peak Clear Creek & Summit 14270
132 18.80714426 1787.30 Big Sand Mountain Gunnison 10452
133 18.77009298 1783.51 Garfield, Mount San Juan 13074
134 18.76155846 1782.64 Boulder Mountain Chaffee 13528
18.75916509 1782.39 N 4 San Juan 12780
135 18.75897201 1782.37 Anvil Mountain San Juan 12537
136 18.74310391 1780.75 Sheep Mountain Mineral 12369
137 18.72486093 1778.89 Hopi Grand 12780
138 18.71751723 1778.14 Gibbs Peak Custer 13553
18.71529536 1777.91 Cross Mountain Chaffee 12889
139 18.70041076 1776.39 Apache Peak Boulder & Grand 13441
140 18.67418494 1773.71 Tomichi Dome Gunnison 11465
18.65998635 1772.27 East La Plata Chaffee 14180
141 18.63798461 1770.02 12597 Pitkin 12597
142 18.63154012 1769.36 Spread Eagle Peak Custer 13423
143 18.6314353 1769.35 12933 San Miguel 12933
144 18.63094681 1769.30 Kit Carson Mountain Saguache 14165
145 18.62968312 1769.17 Keefe Peak Pitkin 13516
146 18.59038123 1765.17 12694 Ouray 12694
18.56363107 1762.44 East Twin Peak Ouray 10798
147 18.52717647 1758.72 North Arapaho Peak Boulder & Grand 13502
148 18.4999544 1755.95 Grizzly Peak Dolores & San Juan 13738
149 18.48429837 1754.36 Round Mountain Gunnison 10878
150 18.46393524 1752.28 Rinker Peak Chaffee 13783
151 18.45985244 1751.87 Marble Mountain Custer & Saguache 13266
152 18.45582591 1751.46 Whitecross Mountain Hinsdale 13542
153 18.44383151 1750.24 Powell, Mount Summit 13580
18.44189179 1750.04 Peak E Eagle & Summit 13220
18.43794432 1749.64 Terra Tomah Mountain Larimer 12718
154 18.43520974 1749.36 Diorite Peak La Plata & Montezuma 12761
155 18.40496173 1746.28 Wulsten Baldy Custer 12831
156 18.40189154 1745.97 Ulysses S. Grant Peak San Juan & San Miguel 13767
18.38449107 1744.20 11860 Gunnison 11860
157 18.37635527 1743.37 Chiefs Head Peak Boulder 13579
18.37009555 1742.74 Ballard Mountain San Miguel 12804
18.35258306 1740.95 Hamilton Peak Costilla 13658
158 18.32327077 1737.97 Bristol Head Mineral 12706
159 18.30840868 1736.46 Ruby Peak Gunnison 12644
160 18.30811065 1736.43 Mears Peak Ouray & San Miguel 13496
18.30445338 1736.06 Gore Thumb Summit 13100
18.30423266 1736.04 North Eolus La Plata 14039
161 18.29171815 1734.77 Taylor Mountain Chaffee 13651
18.2655647 1732.11 King Solomon Mountain San Juan 13220
162 18.26071422 1731.62 Ice Mountain Chaffee & Gunnison 13951
163 18.25697001 1731.24 11462 Hinsdale 11462
164 18.25355683 1730.89 S 9 Ouray & San Miguel 13134
165 18.24527434 1730.05 Castle Peak Gunnison & Pitkin 14265
166 18.23599588 1729.11 Middle Peak Dolores & San Miguel 13300
167 18.2318634 1728.69 Baldy, Mount Gunnison 12805
168 18.22797212 1728.29 13062 Gunnison & Pitkin 13062
169 18.19729372 1725.18 Sievers Mountain Pitkin 12780
18.19698764 1725.15 El Diente Dolores 14159
170 18.15614895 1721.01 Corbett Ridge Ouray 13100
171 18.15403933 1720.79 Pettingell Peak Clear Creek & Grand 13553
18.15392604 1720.78 Peak Fourteen San Juan 12580
18.1530681 1720.69 Loge Peak Pitkin 11675
172 18.14648556 1720.02 12860 Saguache 12860
173 18.11836827 1717.17 Columbus Mountain Routt 10253
18.10555717 1715.87 North Snowmass Pitkin 14020
174 18.10383025 1715.70 Oklahoma, Mount Lake & Pitkin 13845
175 18.10023646 1715.33 Rolling Mountain San Juan 13693
176 18.09535984 1714.84 Chair Mountain Gunnison 12721
177 18.08339084 1713.63 Irving Peak La Plata 13218
178 18.08154888 1713.44 Pikes Peak El Paso 14110
179 18.06700404 1711.97 Twin Sisters Mountain Larimer 11384
180 18.03826551 1709.05 Fairchild Mountain Larimer 13502
181 18.03563702 1708.79 Crestone Needle Custer & Saguache 14197
182 18.0331103 1708.53 Democrat, Mount Lake & Park 14148
18.03000439 1708.22 Arrow Benchmark San Juan 12891
183 18.02774713 1707.99 Fets Peak Archuleta 12127
184 18.00701475 1705.89 Park Cone Gunnison 12100
17.99962204 1705.14 Esprit Point Chaffee 13630
185 17.99641092 1704.82 9663 Pitkin 9663
17.98103455 1703.26 Ellingwood Ridge Chaffee 13220
186 17.97831156 1702.98 South Boulder Peak Boulder 8549
17.97629168 1702.78 Parry Peak Lake 12682
187 17.97074065 1702.22 Lost Mountain Chaffee 12614
188 17.95076654 1700.19 Mount Silverthorne Summit 13357
189 17.94964172 1700.08 San Miguel Peak Dolores & San Miguel 13752
190 17.94696094 1699.81 Oxford, Mount Chaffee 14153
17.92247292 1697.33 Justice, Mount Gunnison 11780
191 17.90845589 1695.91 12740 Pitkin 12740
192 17.89720404 1694.78 Star Mountain Lake 12941
193 17.89698053 1694.75 Willoughby Mountain Pitkin 13142
194 17.88061911 1693.10 Woods Peak Dolores & San Miguel 13123
195 17.87320016 1692.35 Bear Mountain San Juan 12987
17.8634178 1691.36 Black Benchmark Eagle & Summit 13129
196 17.85684514 1690.69 Twin Sisters Peak East Larimer 11428
197 17.84724871 1689.72 Holy Cross Ridge Eagle 13831
17.81423496 1686.39 Twin Sisters Peak West Larimer 11413
198 17.8121111 1686.17 13540 Hinsdale 13540
17.80580046 1685.53 Point Pun San Juan 13180
199 17.79681518 1684.63 Peak Z Summit 13245
200 17.76562439 1681.48 Savage Peak Eagle 13139