Mount Missouri (Fourteener)

Wilderness Area


Permits & Regulations

Thousands of people enjoy climbing Colorado’s peaks. To protect natural resources and preserve the experience for others, please visit to become familiar with Leave No Trace techniques.

Please check with the Leadville District Office (719-486-0749) and read trailhead signs for current restrictions, including:

  • Camping and fires are prohibited within 100 feet of water and trails;
  • Groups are limited to 15 people per group with a maximum combination of 25, including pack and saddle animals;
  • Dogs are required to be on a leash;
  • Bicycles are prohibited;
  • Organized groups are required to obtain approval from the Forest Service Office in advance;
  • Shortcutting switchbacks are prohibited.