National Geographic : 1922 Aug
THE FIGHT AT THE TIMBER-LINE 169 Photograph from F. L . MacFarland MOUNT EVANS, COLORADO, FROM WINDOW LEDGE The proposed Mount Evans drive will connect the Denver Mountain Park System with this, one of the highest peaks in the United States, elevation 14,259 feet. The city of Denver has already built o1miles of this drive to Window Ledge, on Squaw Mountain. The United States Forest Service has built an additional 10 miles to Echo Lake. Most of the remaining 20 miles of the drive will be above timber-line, reaching an elevation of 12,740 feet at Summit Lake, on Mount Evans.