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.
At a Glance
|Closest Towns:||Buena Vista, Colorado|
|Operated By:||Salida Ranger District|
This site is not universally accessible.
From Buena Vista, travel west on County Road 306 for 18 miles to the summit of Cottonwood Pass.
Parking is available for 15-20 vehicles
The view is spectacular from the summit of this pass.