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South Mount Elbert Trail #1481

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Map Key

4.9

Miles

7.8

KM

Point to Point

14,416' 4,394 m

High

10,527' 3,209 m

Low

3,888' 1,185 m

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Down

15%

Avg Grade (9°)

39%

Max Grade (21°)

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Photos

Panorama of summit.
Jul 10, 2016 near Leadvil…, CO
Summit view, Mt Elbert Colorado
Feb 16, 2015 near Leadvil…, CO
Top of Mount Elbert Looking at Mount Massive
Aug 16, 2017 near Leadvil…, CO
Awesome climb with friends!
Sep 14, 2018 near Leadvil…, CO
Gorgeous day on summit
Aug 30, 2017 near Leadvil…, CO

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Sep 5, 2020
marc g
Aug 9, 2020
Clay Stennett
9.8mi — 8h 00m
Jul 19, 2020
Chrystalina P
12mi
Jul 17, 2020
Chris Rice
Jun 11, 2020
Micki Balder
I was gassed but it normally wouldn't be that bad. Amazing views. We drove up the forest service road to get closer 10mi — 7h 00m
Jun 10, 2020
Caitlin Olson
Started at the creek that crosses USFS Road 125.B 5.6mi — 3h 42m
Sep 5, 2019
epicsol Markley
Aug 25, 2019
Rachel Pisula
Went spontaneously with Craig - did not get to the summit. Got lost as we started in the dark and went up the wrong trail from the campsite.