On the way down I met a man who is hiking the Continental Divide (starting June 8 in Canada). DISTANCES ARE ONE-WAY. Berthoud Pass to St Marry’s Glacier Ridge Run Take 2. … A Deeper Look. James Peak from Rogers Pass Trailhead ; We’ve owned a week in September at a timeshare in the Fraser-Winter Park area for many years that has a great view of James Peak and Parry Peak. DIFFICULT 3.7 mi. It is located on the east side of the Continental Divide, between Beuthold Pass to the south and Rollins Pass to the north. 5. Colin83. I decided to hike one of them this year and settled on James Peak. The James Peak Wilderness Area was designated in 2001, and comprises 14,000 acres. Photo Credit: Breanna Sneeringer, OutThere Colorado. Skin up James Peak. Labor Day Weekend 13er Massacre, Part 2: James Peak Wilderness 13er Traverse. The views from both the top of Rogers Pass and James Peak are fantastic, looking down the Continental Divide. A run that goes directly from Rogers Pass to Rollins Pass, skipping the trip to James Peak, will measure 16 miles. This is a difficult out and back trail to James Peak in Arapaho National Forest. James Peak from Rogers Pass Trailhead. But there are no bailouts (besides turning around) once on the CDT headed to Rollins Pass (aka Corona Pass). ... James Peak via Continental Divide. Soak in the beauty of James Peak Wilderness as you make your way to Heart Lake via Rogers Pass Trail. Climbed James Peak twice this day - before and after the peaks to the south. Starting from Rogers Pass Trailhead. Daytona500. 3. supranihilest. It is situated in Boulder, Gilpin and Clear Creek Counties of Colorado and is part of both the Roosevelt and Arapaho National Forests. Heart Lake via South Boulder Creek. Elevation: 11,600 feet at the TH; 11,185 feet at Little Echo Lake; 12,400 feet at the Continental Divide; 11,860 feet at Rogers Pass; 13,294 feet at James Peak. Forest Lakes. Those that summit James Peak and return directly via the South Boulder Creek Trail will have a 13.5 mile day. He was almost out of water, having not found the last two springs he was looking for. This is a hike in three sections: 1. DIFFICULT 8.6 mi. DIFFICULT 5.5 mi. DIFFICULT 8.1 mi. The 9.1-mile out-and-back trail, which is rated as hard, rewards hikers with incredible views. Find out more information below on Rogers Pass and what a visit here can add to your vacation experience.. A Dynamic Setting for Hiking and More thill. This trail goes by Saint Mary's Lake, Saint Mary's Glacier, and St. Mary's Glacier. 4. DIFFICULT 10.5 mi. James Peak via Kingston Peak Spur. A gradual climb on easy trail from the trailhead to Rogers Pass, which is a low point on a wide pass variously known as Corona Pass, Rollins Pass, and Rogers Pass. No issues finding the route up the peak, no snow patches to navigate through. 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