Key Col for Huron Peak

Col Elevation: 12,600- feet, 3840- meters

Key Col for:Huron Peak  (14,003 ft/4268 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 12,600 - 12,560 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 54' 48'' N, 106° 28' 13'' W
38.913317, -106.470233 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1403 ft/428 m
Optimistic: 1443 ft/440 m
Average: 1423 ft/434 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: La Plata Peak
Prominence Parent: La Plata Peak
Island Parent: La Plata Peak
Ridgewalk Distance:17.05 mi/27.44 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChaffee

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sawatch Range
Range5: Collegiate Peaks
Range6: La Plata-Grizzly Area
Ridges/DividesContinental Divide of N.A.
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest/Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Collegiate Peaks Wilderness Area
Topo MapWinfield    O38106h4    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Huron Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Huron Peak14,0031403    
(Unnamed Col)13,080   0.70.7
Peak 1351713,517437  0.91.6
(Unnamed Col)12,960 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.462.06
North Apostle13,840360Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.52.56
(Unnamed Col)13,480 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.172.72
Ice Mountain13,951991Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.222.95
(Unnamed Col)13,080 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.393.34
West Apostle13,568488Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.243.58
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,600 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.414.99
Peak 1329513,295415Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas6.6211.61
(Unnamed Col)12,880   0.8312.44
Sayres Benchmark13,738938  2.4714.91
(Unnamed Col)12,800   0.6615.56
(Ridge Junction)    0.9116.47
LINE PARENT: La Plata Peak14,3361816  0.5817.05
PROM PARENT: La Plata Peak14,3361816    
ISLAND PARENT: La Plata Peak14,3361816    

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