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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     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #67)
     Colorado 13,500 foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Colorado 13,700-foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     Colorado 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Colorado Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #70)
     Colorado Mountain Club Fourteeners (Rank #18)
     Colorado Centennial Peaks (Top 100) (Rank #18)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #23)

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:
     1999-07-04 by Rebecca Thompson
     2001-03-30 by Petter Bjørstad (Unsuccessful)
     2001-05-06 by Petter Bjørstad (Unsuccessful)
     2002-07-05 by glen mizenko
     2003-06-29 by Patrick Lilly
     2004-07-10 by Dave Boboltz
     2004-08-15 by Max Rees
     2006-09-09 by Patrick Lilly
     2007-07-14 by Donnie Puckle
     2007-11-12 by Scott Ahearn
     2008-08-24 by Matthias Ihl
     2009-06-27 by Donnie Puckle
     2011-07 by Becca Straw
     2012-08-25 by Paul Barish (Unsuccessful)
     2012-10-27 by Clinton Montague
     2013-07-15 by Chris Jaquet (Unsuccessful)
     2013-08-29 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2013-08-29 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-09-06 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-07-11 by Luke Mullen
     2015-10-05 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2016-06-20 by Benjamin Thomson

View ascents of peak by registered members (212 total)

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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
Isolation5.17 mi/8.32 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Antero  (S)
Isolation Limit Point: 38° 40' 27'' N, 106° 14' 45'' W
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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
William Libbey
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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