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Colorado 14ers: Mount Massive

This 11.2-mile hike strings together the five summits of Colorado’s second-highest peak where supreme vistas open over a landscape of glacial till and alpine lakes.

Rating

-Mapped by Timm Paxson

To Trailhead

From Leadville, take US 24 S for roughly 4.5 mi. Turn R onto CO 300. In .7 mi., turn L onto CR 11. In 1.2 mi., turn R @ Y to stay on CR 11 (toward Halfmoon Creek). In 7.3 mi., stay straight @ 3-way with Halfmoon Rd. Go .5 mi. and park at trailhead.

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