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Colorado 14ers: Pyramid Peak

Traverse slippery shale and narrow sandstone ledges up this exposed pinnacle. Helmets recommended and a stomach for gut-clenching scrambles is mandatory.

Rating

-Mapped by Lisa Heckel

To Trailhead

From Aspen, take CO 82 N to Maroon Creek Rd. Turn L and go 9.4 mi. to parking area at Maroon Lake. (Note: Maroon Creek Rd. is closed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during the summer. To reach the lake, take the shuttle from Aspen. Contact the White River National Forest at 970-925-3445 for more information).

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