Crossing the High Divide
A Guide to 81 Passes 12,000 Feet & Higher in the Colorado Rockies

Sallie Varner
2010, 373 pages
$29.50 ea., 22 per case


Buy Now!

Nestled among the high peaks of Colorado are a variety of high country passes, each of which is a remarkable and worthwhile destination. This full color guidebook describes the hikes needed to reach these 81 passes in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Each pass is 12,000 feet in elevation or higher. Hikes range from very easy strolls close to the road to extremely difficult bushwhacking expeditions to remote areas. The following major areas are included:

  • Northern Colorado including Rocky Mountain National Park
  • Vail
  • I-70 Corridor
  • Leadville/South Park
  • Aspen
  • Buena Vista
  • Crested Butte
  • Sangre de Cristo
  • Ouray/Silverton/Telluride
  • Creede
  • Chicago Basin
  • Southeast Colorado


Guidebooks | Order from Earthbound Sports | Input and Corrections | Business Connections | Libraries/Non-Profit Organizations | Contact Us

Contact Us: earthbnd@bellsouth.net