Colorado’s Fourteeners – from Hikes to Climbs by Gerry Roach. This guide has detailed information on all 52 of Colorado’s 14,000 foot peaks. It includes routes complete with maps, distance, elevation gain, difficulty and effort ratings. Fourteen of these popular peaks are in the San Juans.
A classic guidebook known for its accuracy and comprehensiveness, Colorado’s Fourteeners has been updated to include GPS coordinates, revised topographic maps, expanded route details, and new descriptions reflecting alterations to trail access. Besides the often-climbed standard routes, the guide describes many alternative and technical routes.