– Lat/Long: 39.19° N 106.48° W

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Mount Massive mountain guide

May 27, 2023, Mount Massive photo

Mount Massive

Photo credit: BenL

Mount Massive photo

Mount Massive

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Mount Massive, from Elbert summit photo

Mount Massive

Photo credit: Tony C

  • Elevation: 4392 m
  • Difficulty: Scramble
  • Best months to climb: July, August, September
  • Convenient center: Leadville, Colorado

Mount Massive Climbing Notes

E Gilbert from CANADA writes:

Please see 14ers.com for detailed information.
A marvelous hike, long day, but worth it. About 22 - 24 km from campsites in Halfmoon creek, south of the mountain. Be off the summit by midday because frequent and sudden thunderstorms kill. Start ~ 6 am.


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10 other mountain peaks closest to Mount Massive:

1. Mount French (4249 m) 6.5 km
2. Mount Elbert (4399 m) 8.1 km
3. Ouray Peak (3949 m) 16.7 km
4. La Plata Peak (4370 m) 17.6 km
5. Grizzly Peak (4264 m) 19.2 km
6. New York Peak (3905 m) 21.4 km
7. Horseshoe Mountain (4236 m) 25.0 km
8. Mount Sheridan (4190 m) 25.2 km
9. Peerless Mountain (4069 m) 25.6 km
10. Ptarmigan Peak (4188 m) 26.3 km