Bison Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 2431 ft, 741 m

Elevation: 12,431 feet, 3789 meters

True Isolation: 18.23 mi, 29.34 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,436 ft / 3791 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 14' 19'' N; 105° 29' 52'' W
39.238486, -105.497643 (Dec Deg)
457053E 4343360N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPark

Search Engines - search the web for "Bison Peak":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Bison Peak:
     Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #41)
     Colorado Wilderness High Points (Rank #30)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-06-06 by William Musser
     2009-06-06 by Daniel Musser
     2011-11-11 by Sacha Bobst (GPS Track)
     2013-09-22 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-03-22 by Donnie Puckle

View ascents of peak by registered members.

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Bison Peak
     Elevation Ladder from Bison Peak
     Prominence Ladder from Bison Peak

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The summit rocks on Bison Peak, Colorado look a bit like a dinosaur head (2009-06-05). Photo by William Musser.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksAcme Mapper   MyTopo   Gmap4   MS-Research
TopoQuest   Bing Maps   MSN/Encarta   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2431 ft/741 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2471 ft/753 m
  Key Col: Kenosha Pass    10,000 ft/3048 m
Isolation18.23 mi/29.34 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Parent Peak  (NNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 39° 29' 10'' N; 105° 36' 59'' W
    ILP Map Links:
Bing Maps   MSN/Encarta   Google Maps
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Central Front Range
Range6: Tarryall Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsSouth Platte
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Lost Creek Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapMcCurdy Mountain O39105b4 1:24,000
Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Bison Peak    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 7864 times since 2004-11-01.

Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by All Rights Reserved.