Key Col for La Plata Peak

Col Elevation: 12,520- feet, 3816- meters

Key Col for:La Plata Peak  (14,336 ft/4370 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 12,520 - 12,480 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 55' 8'' N, 106° 23' 32'' W
38.918783, -106.392217 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1816 ft/554 m
Optimistic: 1856 ft/566 m
Average: 1836 ft/560 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Harvard
Prominence Parent: Mount Harvard
Island Parent: Mount Harvard
Ridgewalk Distance:24.5 mi/39.42 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: Oxford-Missouri-Ice Range
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 La Plata 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: La Plata Peak14,3361816    
(Ridge Junction)    0.580.58
(Unnamed Col)12,800   0.911.48
Sayres Benchmark13,738938  0.662.14
(Unnamed Col)12,880   2.474.61
Peak 1329513,295415  0.835.44
(Unnamed Col)12,600 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas6.6212.06
West Apostle13,568488Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.4113.47
(Unnamed Col)13,080 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.2413.71
Ice Mountain13,951991Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.3914.1
(Unnamed Col)13,480 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.2214.32
North Apostle13,840360Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.1714.49
(Unnamed Col)12,960 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.514.99
Peak 1351713,517437Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.4615.45
(Unnamed Col)12,920 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.1416.59
Peak 1346213,462542Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.6217.22
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,520 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.9418.15
(Ridge Junction)  Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.8218.97
(Unnamed Col)12,880 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.5519.52
Peak 1376213,762802Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.2620.78
(Unnamed Col)12,960 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.722.48
Peak 1356013,560240Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.9923.47
(Unnamed Col)13,320   0.1423.61
LINE PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340  0.8924.5
PROM PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340    

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