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Kit Carson Peak and Challenger Point

Address: East Galena Street to Willow Creek Trail, Crestone, CO
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Ranked #2 of 2 things to do in Crestone
Type: Mountains, Nature & Parks
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Type: Mountains, Nature & Parks
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2011

I revisited Willow Lake and falls this August during a climb of Challenger Point and Kit Carson peak, two of Colorado's 54 14,000-foot peaks. Challenger was named in 1987 to honor the memory of the seven astronauts who died in the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger on January 28, 1986. A plaque on the summit commemorates them and their... More 

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