Maroon Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 2316 ft, 706 m

Elevation: 14,156 feet, 4315 meters

Approx. Isolation: 8.06 mi, 12.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,163 ft / 4317 m
SubpeaksNorth Maroon Peak (14,014 ft/4271 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 4' 15'' N; 106° 59' 20'' W
39.070789, -106.988972 (Dec Deg)
327936E 4326515N Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGunnison

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Lists that contain Maroon Peak:
     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #72)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #24)
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     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #52)
     Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #54)
     Colorado Mountain Club Fourteeners (Rank #25)
     Colorado Centennial Peaks (Top 100) (Rank #24)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #52)
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #29)

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

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-07-16 by Petter Bjørstad
     2002-07-19 by Joe Lavelle
     2003-08-03 by Joe Lavelle
     2009-06-14 by Jeremiah Joyce
     2009-08-20 by Patrick Lilly

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2316 ft/706 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2356 ft/718 m
  Line Parent: Castle Peak
  Key Col: East Maroon Pass    11,840 ft/3609 m
Isolation8.06 mi/12.97 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Castle Peak  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Elk Range Area
Range5: Elk Mountains
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: White River National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area
Topo MapMaroon Bells O39106a8 1:24,000
First AscentAugust 28, 1908
Percy Hagerman

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