Mount Princeton, Colorado

Prominence: 2157 ft, 657 m

Elevation: 14,197 feet, 4327 meters

True Isolation: 5.17 mi, 8.32 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,204 ft / 4329 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 44' 57'' N, 106° 14' 32'' W
38.749127, -106.242337 (Dec Deg)
392043 E 4289670 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChaffee

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Lists that contain Mount Princeton:
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #23)
     Colorado 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Customary Western USA Fourteeners (Rank #25) Colorado Fourteeners (Rank #19)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #65)
     Colorado Centennial Peaks (Top 100) (Rank #18)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     Colorado 13,700-foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #70)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Colorado Thirteeners (Rank #18)
     Colorado Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #70)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 566
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 514)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1999-07-04 by Rebecca Thompson
     2000-09-16 by Bob Bolton
     2001-05-06 by Petter Bjørstad (Unsuccessful)
     2004-08-15 by Max Rees
     2006-09-09 by Patrick Lilly
     2007-07-14 by Donnie Puckle
     2013-07-15 by Chris Jaquet (Unsuccessful)
     2013-08-29 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-08-29 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2013-09-06 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2014-08-16 by Michele Arnold
     2015-07-11 by Luke Mullen
     2015-10-05 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2017-07-02 by Dan Hildebrand
     2017-07-23 by Jonathan Scislow
     2017-09-16 by Mitch Mitchell (GPS Track)
     2017-10-08 by William Musser
     2018-05-14 by Josh Luzania
     2018-08-19 by Christopher Best
     2019-07-08 by Joshua Colky (GPS Track)
     2019-08-31 by Mike Wright
     2020-06-14 by Stan Barlow (GPS Track)
     2020-06-19 by Phillip Miller
     2020-07-11 by Kendall Beggs
     2020-08-15 by Benjamin Kiser
     2020-08-21 by Dave Covill
     2020-09-26 by Gretchen Bowers (Unsuccessful)
     2021-07-03 by Trevor Butcher (GPS Track)
     2021-07-28 by Joseph McGrath
     2021-08-12 by Scott Burns
     2021-08-24 by J Thornton
     2021-08-24 by Miriam Khamis
     2021-09-05 by Nick Gentile (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-09-09 by Scott MacQuarrie
     2022-06-11 by John Clouse (GPS Track)
     2022-08-10 by Amy Huang

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The massive 3-summited bulk of Mount Princeton is a landmark towering above the Arkansas Valley.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2157 ft/657 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2197 ft/669 m
  Line Parent: Mount Harvard
  Key Col: Browns Pass    12,040 ft/3670 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.17 mi/8.32 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.6742, -106.2458
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Antero  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sawatch Range
Range5: Collegiate Peaks
Range6: Mount Princeton Area (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsArkansas
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Topo MapMount Antero O38106f2 1:24,000
First AscentJuly 17, 1877
    Libbey, William
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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When Dinosaurs roamed the earth (2016-09-17).
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Mount Princeton from Buena Vista CG. 1991 (1991-08). Photo by Charles Baxter.
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Southeast approach to Princeton (center right), as it meanders along below Tigger (upper left) (2019-07-25). Photo by MB Hansen.
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Long day without a summit on Mt. Princeton, 4-29-21 (2021-04-29). Photo by Jason Crane.
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