DescriptionBlanca Peak is the fifth highest summit of the Rocky Mountains (14,345') and is in the Sangre de Cristo Range. This fourteener is located 9.5 miles northeast of the town of Blanca and 20 miles east/northeast of the town of Alamosa.  Three other fourteeners are in close proximity to Blanca: Little Bear Peak, Ellingwood Point, and Mount Lindsey.

Photos: You can also view great photos of these fourteeners at https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=blanca%20peak

Video: View a video of these 14ers at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ykYZmVwsSpA

This POCKET PALS hiking / climbing map includes 4 routes for Blanca (Lake Como Approach, Northwest Ridge, Combo, Ellingwood South Face), 4 routes for Elllingwood Point (South Zapata Creek, Southwest Ridge, South Face, and Combo), and 1 route for Little Bear Peak (West Ridge / Southwest Face)

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