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Colorado 14ers: Mount Antero

This 15.2-mile route runs over gemstone deposits of quartz and aquamarine to a rocky summit in the southern Sawatch Range.

Rating

-Mapped by Timm Paxson

To Trailhead

From Buena Vista, take US 285 S for 8.5 mi. Turn R onto CR 162, heading W.  In 12.5 mi., park at the bottom of Baldwin Gulch Rd. (4WD vehicles can follow Baldwin Gulch Rd. for 3 mi. to WPT 2 and park at Y jct.).

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