West Elk Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 3075 ft, 937 m

Elevation: 13,035 feet, 3973 meters

True Isolation: 13.78 mi, 22.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,042 ft / 3975 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 43' 4'' N, 107° 11' 58'' W
38.717882, -107.199441 (Dec Deg)
308782 E 4287767 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGunnison

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     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #365)
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     Colorado Thirteeners (Rank #618)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 29
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 26)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2016-08-12 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2016-08-12 by Anji Cerney (GPS Track)
     2019-10-04 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2020-09-18 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)
     2021-08-25 by Stav Basis
     2022-06-04 by Nick Jacobson
     2022-07-11 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3075 ft/937 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3115 ft/949 m
  Key Col: 9960 ft/3036 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 13.78 mi/22.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.9092, -107.125
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Owen  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Elk Range Area
Range5: West Elk Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGunnison
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: West Elk Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapWest Elk Peak O38107f2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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