North Arapaho Peak

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This is a very beautiful peak. The tallest of the indian, arapahoe is very magnifeciant from the top. With a great view of other great peaks, including Longs Peak, and the city of Boulder, CO, you feel like your on top of the world.

Elevation (feet): 13,502
Elevation (meters): 4,114
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Front Range
State: Colorado
Latitude: 40.0266
Longitude: -105.6505
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Nearest major airport: Denver, CO
Convenient Center: Boulder, CO

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 3 trip reports for North Arapaho Peak.

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  • Log #21523 - by Michael Jokela on Nov 28, 2008
    This climb is highly exposed and really gets the adrenaline pumping. Not for the faint of heart. The only word of critizism is that the trail is not marked well enough.
  • Log #17450 - by Ryan Leto on Aug 03, 2003
    The ridge connecting the North and South peaks will literally make you wet your shorts, but it is well worth the discomfort in the long run. The views are unparalled, and the effort is immediately...
  • Log #17451 - by Richard D. Jehn on May 07, 2003
    Difficult and scary traverse from the South Arapaho to the N. peak. Even more frightening when you return. But two points: (1) the view is utterly astonishing; and (2) how many people can say they...