Climbing Giants

The first ascent of the last 14er.

The last 14er to be summited in Colorado was once thought to be insurmountable. A groundbreaking expedition to the top of the Crestone Needle in 1916 shattered climbing perceptions in Colorado in more ways than one.

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Climbing Giants is featured in the April issue of Colorado Central Magazine. The indie publication features stories of mountain history and lifestyle. Check out a copy at cozine.com

Also, Climbing Giants can be read here in its entirety.