California Peak is the 86th highest in Colorado. It's parent is Ellingwood Point.It is located in Huerfano county in the Rio Grande National Forest.
|Range/Region:||Sangre de Cristo Range|
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Nearest major airport:||Alamosa|
|Convenient Center:||Fort Garland|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for California Peak.
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- Log #2574 - by Chris Fore on June 23, 2002The valley (at the trail head) is hot, but the ridge is cold and very windy. Bring warm clothing. There are at least 7 false summits and all are 13,000+! You will climb 500' then loose 400' over and...
- Log #2575 - by Russell McCrary on Dec 13, 2001A great hike and could see for miles. Walked into herds of elk and big horn sheep. MT. Blanca and MT.Lindsey also in area.