Mount Yale, Colorado

Prominence: 1876 ft, 572 m

Elevation: 14,196 feet, 4327 meters

True Isolation: 5.47 mi, 8.81 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,203 ft / 4329 m
SubpeaksMount Yale-South Peak (13,435 ft/4095 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 50' 39'' N, 106° 18' 50'' W
38.844173, -106.31376 (Dec Deg)
385988 E 4300304 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChaffee

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     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #69)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #21)
     Colorado 13,700-foot Peaks (Rank #21)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #48)
     Colorado 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #21)
     Colorado Mountain Club Fourteeners (Rank #21)
     Colorado Centennial Peaks (Top 100) (Rank #21)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #48)
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #26)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Colorado's Fourteeners: From Hikes to Climbs (Roach)
       A Climbing Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners (Borneman, Lampert)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1976-09 by Patrick Lilly
     1983-08-13 by Larry Versaw
     1997-07-15 by Rickey Shortt (Unsuccessful)
     1997-08-18 by Joel Ruark (Unsuccessful)
     2001-04-29 by Petter Bjørstad
     2002-08-08 by Joel Ruark
     2004-09-06 by Donnie Puckle
     2005-08-05 by Matthew Nelson
     2006-07-10 by Dave Boboltz
     2006-07-10 by Scott Ahearn
     2006-07-12 by James Lupton
     2009-07-12 by David Foster
     2010-07-05 by Jake Morris (Unsuccessful)
     2012-08-24 by Paul Barish
     2012-09-29 by Hannah Wilner
     2012-10-13 by Nick Rose
     2014-07-02 by glen mizenko (GPS Track)
     2014-12-04 by Nick Logel
     2016-08-09 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2016-08-09 by Anji Cerney (GPS Track)
     2016-08-14 by Christan Kramer (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (221 total)

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Northwest ridge of Mt. Yale (2006-08-16). Photo by Joseph Del Grosso.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1876 ft/572 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1916 ft/584 m
  Line Parent: Mount Harvard
  Key Col: 12,320 ft/3755 m
Isolation5.47 mi/8.81 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Harvard  (N)
Isolation Limit Point: 38° 55' 24'' N, 106° 19' 15'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sawatch Range
Range5: Collegiate Peaks
Range6: Mount Yale Area (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsArkansas
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Collegiate Peaks Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Yale O38106g3 1:24,000
First AscentAugust 18, 1869
William Brewer
William Davis
Robert Moore
S. Sharpless
Josiah Whitney
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Enjoying a sandwich on the summit of Mt. Yale. (2015-08-21). Photo by Jonas Abdo.
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