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Uncompahgre Peak, Colorado


Prominence: 4277 ft, 1303 m

Elevation: 14,309 feet, 4361 meters


True Isolation: 85.01 mi, 136.81 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,315 ft / 4363 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 4' 18'' N; 107° 27' 44'' W
38.071653, -107.462165 (Dec Deg)
284023E 4216628N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/Second Level RegionHinsdale (Highest Point)
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     Uncompahgre Peak at SummitPost.org
     Uncompahgre Peak at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Hinsdale, CO by David Olson
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Hinsdale, CO by Kevin Baker

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Lists that contain Uncompahgre Peak:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #109)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #6)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #10)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence (Rank #109)
     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #50)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #9)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #14)
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #6)
     Colorado 13,700-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #5)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #72)
     Colorado 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #30)
     U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet - 48 States (Rank #9)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #30)
     U.S. National Forest High Points (Rank #4)
     U.S. County High Points over 13,000 feet (Rank #14)
     Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #6)

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

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1996-07-21 by Larry Versaw
     2000-08-15 by Marek Rewers
     2001-04-13 by Petter Bjørstad
     2002-07-27 by Joe Lavelle
     2005-09-04 by glen mizenko
     2006-05-14 by Brian Kalet
     2006-09-06 by Adam Helman
     2007-07-08 by Dave Boboltz
     2009-06-18 by Patrick Lilly
     2009-07-04 by David Foster
     2009-09-04 by Adam Walker
     2010-07-03 by Donnie Puckle
     2012-08-15 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2012-08-15 by Kaerstin Quinlan
     2014-07-05 by Hannah Wilner
     2014-09-27 by Beth Lakin

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (138 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Uncompahgre from the west (1984-06-18). Photo by John Vitz.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 4277 ft/1303 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 4277 ft/1303 m
  Line Parent: Mount Harvard
  Key Col: Cochetopa Pass    10,032 ft/3058 m
Isolation85.01 mi/136.81 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    La Plata Peak  (NE)
Isolation Limit Point: 39° 1' 45'' N; 106° 28' 26'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: San Juan Mountains (Highest Point)
Range5: North-Central San Juan Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGunnison (HP)
Colorado (HP)
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest (Highest Point)
Wilderness/Special Area: Uncompahgre Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapUncompahgre Peak O38107a4 1:24,000
First Ascent1874
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