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Kneeknocker Pass viewed from the south

This site is designed to provide supplemental information to the book "Crossing the High Divide" by Sallie Varner. If you've used this guidebook to hiking Colorado's high passes, or intend to try hiking some of them, some of this information may be of interest. If you've not yet encountered the book, perhaps your interest will be sparked -- book ordering information can be found below.

Scenery on the hike to Bear Creek Pass from the east

Whether a hiker, dreamer or browser, enjoy this site -- look through the pictures with envy, check off your most recent pass, or contact the author with comments or questions. But don't visit too long -- you should be out hiking!



Gallery of Passes

Hike Profiles

Checklists: Download & print -- High Passes alphabetically | High Passes by elevation

Contact / Book Order Information

More about Sallie

Virginius Pass viewed from the north
Updated: December 9, 2011