Cottonwood Pass, ColoradoAltitude: 12,126 feet
Nearest Towns West Of Divide: Almont, Gunnison, Crested Butte
Nearest Towns East Of Divide: Buena Vista
Rivers/Watersheds West Of Divide: Pass Creek, Taylor River, Gunnison River, Colorado River
Rivers/Watersheds East Of Divide: Cottonwood Creek, Arkansas River, Mississippi River
The Cottonwood Pass sign during a snowy visit in October 2006. The road leading to Cottonwood Pass from Buena Vista to Taylor Park Reservoir is usually closed from approximately November 1 to late May each year.
The view facing the Chaffee County (east) side of the divide.
So beautiful! This is the view facing the Gunnison County (west) side of the divide.
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