Wilkerson Pass facts for kids
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Wilkerson Pass, looking across South Park
|Elevation||9,504 ft (2,897 m)|
|Traversed by||US 24|
|Location||Park County, Colorado, U.S.|
|Topo map||USGS Glentivar|
The pass is traversed by U.S. Highway 24 with a Forest Service visitor center at the summit along with a few short trails. The summit has a mild approach on both sides and does not cause problems for vehicles in winter, generally.
The pass is about 50 miles (80 km) west of Colorado Springs and is surrounded by peaks over 14,000 feet (4,300 m) with Pikes Peak of the Front Range to the east and the Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range to the west.
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