More Colorado Rockies: Sawatch Range

The Sawatch Range is a massive range filled with massive peaks in the center of the Colorado Rockies, stretching from Vail to Leadville to Buena Vista and Saguache. This range contains more fourteeners, or 14,000-foot mountains, than any other range in the continental United States, including Colorado's highest peak, Mt. Elbert.

Mount Massive, Mount Elbert, Sawatch Range, fourteeners, sunset, Colorado
Sawatch Range near Leadville, Colorado
Mt. Elbert, Colorado, summit, moonlight
from the top of Colorado
La Plata Peak, moonlight, fourteener, Sawatch Range, Colorado
Sawatch Range, Colorado
Mount of the Holy Cross, alpenglow, Vail, Sawatch Range, Colorado
Sawatch Range near Vail, Colorado
autumn aspens, Holy Cross Wilderness, Vail, Colorado
near Vail, Colorado
Notch Mountain, Holy Cross Wilderness, Sawatch Range, Colorado
Holy Cross Wilderness, Colorado
Aspens, Holy Cross Wilderness, Colorado
Holy Cross Wilderness, Colorado
Three Apostles, reflection, Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Sawatch Range, Colorado
Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Colorado
Three Apostles, reflection, Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Sawatch Range, Colorado
Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Colorado
Huron Peak, North Apostle, Ice Mountain, reflection, Colorado
Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, Colorado
Gold Dust Peak, reflection, Holy Cross Wilderness, Colorado
Sawatch Range, Colorado
Mount of the Holy Cross, hut, Notch Mountain, summit, Colorado
Sawatch Range, Colorado
Mount of the Holy Cross, Sawatch Range, Colorado, Notch Mountain, October
Sawatch Range, Colorado