Key Col for Mount Yale

Col Elevation: 12,320- feet, 3755- meters

Key Col for:Mount Yale  (14,196 ft/4327 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 12,320 - 12,280 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 53' 16'' N, 106° 19' 36'' W
38.88765, -106.326583 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1876 ft/572 m
Optimistic: 1916 ft/584 m
Average: 1896 ft/578 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Harvard
Prominence Parent: Mount Harvard
Island Parent: Mount Harvard
Ridgewalk Distance:8.13 mi/13.08 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: Mount Yale 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 MapMount Harvard    O38106h3    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Yale 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: Mount Yale14,1961876    
Peak 1295512,955435  2.222.22
(Unnamed Col)12,520 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.572.78
Peak 1277812,778258Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.333.12
(Unnamed Col)12,360 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.383.5
Peak 1268512,685325Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.343.84
(Unnamed Col)12,360 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.394.23
Birthday Peak12,730330Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.294.52
(Unnamed Col)12,400 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.214.74
Peak 1277612,776416Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.174.91
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,320 Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas0.375.28
Peak 1356013,560240Continental Divide of N.A.Gunnison/Arkansas1.827.1
(Unnamed Col)13,320   0.147.24
LINE PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340  0.898.13
PROM PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Harvard14,4202340    

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