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Mount of The Holy Cross is a 11.1 mile round trip hike with 5,619 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 48 miles east of Glenwood Springs Colorado. July and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.