Alamosa, Costilla, and Huerfano Counties: Blanca Peak
Located in south-central Colorado in the Sangre de Cristo Range, about 35 miles west of Walsenburg, and 25 miles northeast of Alamosa. This classic backpack into legendary Fourteener country requires a strenuous hike on a long trail and up a boulder field and summit ridge. This eTrail will guide you to the highest point in this Colorado county. Inside you will find clear directions to the trailhead and to the summit. Also included is a detailed historical overview of the county and camping suggestions.
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Directions to: Alamosa, Costilla, and Huerfano Counties: Blanca Peakprint directions
Trail Statistics & Information
|Elevation Gain||5,615 ft|
|Season||July - September|
|Trailhead Elevation||8,730 ft|
|Top Elevation||14,345 ft|
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