Buffalo Mountain, Colorado

Prominence: 857 ft, 261 m

Elevation: 12,777 feet, 3894 meters

True Isolation: 1.83 mi, 2.95 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,783 ft / 3896 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 37' 0'' N, 106° 8' 34'' W
39.616585, -106.142798 (Dec Deg)
401906 E 4385827 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSummit

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 110
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1979-07 by Mark Bowden
     2004-09-20 by Donnie Puckle
     2009-03-12 by Jacek Czyz
     2010-07-04 by Dave Boboltz
     2016-04-24 by Jacob Winey (GPS Track)
     2016-06-25 by Timothy Hutchings
     2016-07-19 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2017-02-22 by Jacek Czyz (GPS Track)
     2017-03-08 by Nick Logel
     2017-03-25 by Jacob Winey (GPS Track)
     2017-08-20 by Josh Luzania (Unsuccessful)
     2017-12-19 by Jacek Czyz (GPS Track)
     2018-05-27 by Jacek Czyz (Unsuccessful)
     2018-07-24 by Josh Luzania
     2018-08-19 by William Musser
     2019-06-16 by Jacek Czyz
     2020-03-16 by Dustin Wittmier (GPS Track)
     2020-08-18 by Chris Sullivan
     2021-05-31 by Cooper Eitel
     2021-10-30 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)
     2022-03-18 by Ben Ryan

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Wild weather over the Gore Range (2014-08-20). Photo by Rian Laub.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 857 ft/261 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 897 ft/273 m
  Key Col: 11,920 ft/3633 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.83 mi/2.95 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.6392, -106.1608
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Red Peak  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Central Colorado Ranges
Range5: Gore Range
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: White River National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Eagles Nest Wilderness Area
Topo MapVail Pass O39106e2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Paul Mines.
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Buffalo Peak (2013-06-08). Photo by Rian Laub.
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