Key Col for Pyramid Peak

Col Elevation: 12,400- feet, 3780- meters

Key Col for:Pyramid Peak  (14,018 ft/4273 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 12,400 - 12,360 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 1' 56'' N, 106° 59' 27'' W
39.032267, -106.990967 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1618 ft/493 m
Optimistic: 1658 ft/505 m
Average: 1638 ft/499 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Maroon Peak
Prominence Parent: Maroon Peak
Island Parent: Maroon Peak
Ridgewalk Distance:8.1 mi/13.04 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGunnison

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Elk Range Area
Range5: Elk Mountains
Drainage Basins
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean

Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest/White River National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area
Topo MapMaroon Bells    O39106a8    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Pyramid Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Pyramid Peak14,0181618    
(Unnamed Col)13,640   0.570.57
Thunder Pyramid13,932292  0.090.66
(Unnamed Col)13,440   0.320.99
Pyramid Peak-Far South Peak13,722282  0.131.12
(Unnamed Col)13,320   0.581.7
Peak 1363113,631311  0.161.86
(Ridge Junction)    1.383.24
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,400  Colorado/Gunnison1.44.64
(Ridge Junction)   Colorado/Gunnison0.34.94
Belleview Mountain13,233673  0.885.82
LINE PARENT: Maroon Peak14,1562316  2.288.1
PROM PARENT: Maroon Peak14,1562316    
ISLAND PARENT: Maroon Peak14,1562316    

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