Cottonwood Pass Summit, CO

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Cottonwood Pass Summit

The summit of Cottonwood Pass is located at an elevation of 12,126 feet. Views from the top show both sides of the Continental Divide. The road is closed by snow from November until late May.



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From Buena Vista, travel west on County Road 306 for 18 miles to the summit of Cottonwood Pass.

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