Crestone Needle

Elevation (feet): 14,197
Elevation (meters): 4,327
Continent: North America
Country: United States
Range/Region: Sangre de Cristo Range
State: Colorado
Latitude: 37.9647
Longitude: -105.576
Difficulty: Scramble
Best months for climbing: Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 1916
First successful climber(s): Albert Ellingwood, Eleanor Davis
Nearest major airport: Alamosa
Convenient Center: Alamosa, Colorado

Thanks to Barry Wrenick for adding this peak.

Crestone Needle was the last of Colorado's fourteeners to be climbed. It is one of Colorado's most difficult climbs based on its easiest route (class 3), and has many technical climbs. One guidebook describes it as a "a classic Crestone knob climb"

Thanks to Barry Wrenick for this description.