James Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 694 ft, 212 m

Elevation: 13,294 feet, 4052 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.55 mi, 2.49 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,300 ft / 4054 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 51' 7'' N; 105° 41' 25'' W
39.851997, -105.690346 (Dec Deg)
440945E 4411559N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClear Creek
Gilpin (Highest Point)

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     James Peak & St. Mary's Glacier at Trip Report for Gilpin, CO by David Olson Trip Report for Gilpin, CO by Gary Swing Trip Report for Gilpin, CO by Kevin Baker Trip Report for Gilpin, CO by Layne Bracy

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Lists that contain James Peak:
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #38)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #45)
     U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet - 48 States (Rank #38)
     U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet (Rank #45)
     Colorado County High Points (Rank #27)
     Fifty Highest CoHPs in Lower 48 (Rank #33)
     Fifty Highest CoHPs (Rank #40)
     Colorado Wilderness High Points (Rank #20)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Continental Divide (Rank #20)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Hiking Colorado's Summits (Mitchler, Covill)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1994-01-12 by Daniel Davis
     2000-11-04 by Petter Bjørstad
     2007-07-22 by Donnie Puckle
     2011-08-23 by Sacha Bobst (GPS Track)
     2012-09-03 by Paul Barish

View ascents of peak by registered members (82 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 694 ft/212 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 734 ft/224 m
  Key Col: 12,600 ft/3840 m
Isolation1.55 mi/2.49 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Parry Peak  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Central Front Range
Range6: James Peak Area
Drainage Basins
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean

South Platte
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Arapaho and Roosevelt National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: James Peak Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapEmpire O39105g6 1:24,000

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