Eagle County: Mount of the Holy Cross
Located in north-central Colorado in the Sawatch Range, about 12 miles north of Vail, and 17 miles northwest of Leadville. Often done as a backpack, this very long day hike on trail and boulders leads to one of America's most famous mountains. 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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Trail Statistics & Information
|Elevation Gain||5,643 ft|
|Season||July - September|
|Trailhead Elevation||10,400 ft|
|Top Elevation||14,005 ft|
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