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Thunder Butte South Peak, Colorado


Prominence: 180 ft, 55 m

Elevation: 9440 feet, 2877 meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.49 mi, 0.8 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 9' 56'' N, 105° 11' 37'' W
39.165455, -105.193539 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/Second Level RegionDouglas
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 2
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2019-05-18 by William Musser (GPS Track)

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This promiment Feature is a subpeak of the Thunder Butte Rdige and is distinctive in that is makes a vertical wall around the cap. I measured approximately 160 feet rise from the saddle but the saddle is poorly defined series of ridges. The topo suggests the rise might be more in line with 180 feet. In any event, the feature has more rock and good scrambling and very open views so is a worth the effort to climb if going for the county HP to the North as an enjoyable extra credit summit.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 180 ft/55 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 180 ft/55 m
  Key Col: 9260 ft/2822 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.49 mi/0.8 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
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    Thunder Butte  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Rampart Range
Drainage BasinsSouth Platte
Platte
Missouri
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Topo MapWestcreek O39105b2 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by William Musser.



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