Key Col for Kit Carson Mountain

Col Elevation: 13,160- feet, 4011- meters

Key Col for:Kit Carson Mountain  (14,165 ft/4317 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 13,160 - 13,120 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 58' 30'' N, 105° 34' 54'' W
37.975089, -105.581615 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1005 ft/306 m
Optimistic: 1045 ft/319 m
Average: 1025 ft/312 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Crestone Peak-Northeast Peak
Prominence Parent: Crestone Peak
Island Parent: Crestone Peak
Ridgewalk Distance:2.06 mi/3.32 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCuster

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sangre de Cristo Range
Range5: Northern Sangre de Cristo Range
Range6: Crestone Group
Drainage Basins
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest/Rio Grande National Forest
Topo MapCrestone Peak    O37105h5    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Kit Carson Mountain 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: Kit Carson Mountain14,1651005    
(Unnamed Col)13,640   0.20.2
Columbia Point13,960320  0.090.29
(Unnamed Col)13,920   0.050.34
Kitty Kat Carson13,96040  0.040.38
(Unnamed Col)13,480   0.150.53
Obstruction Peak13,799319  0.320.85
(Ridge Junction)    0.161.01
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)13,160  Rio Grande/Arkansas0.491.5
(Ridge Junction)   Rio Grande/Arkansas0.021.52
LINE PARENT: Crestone Peak-Northeast Peak14,24080 Rio Grande/Arkansas0.542.06
PROM PARENT: Crestone Peak14,2944534    
ISLAND PARENT: Crestone Peak14,2944534    

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