Sharkstooth, Colorado

Prominence: 470 ft, 144 m

Elevation: 12,630 feet, 3850 meters

True Isolation: 0.12 mi, 0.19 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,635 ft / 3852 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 16' 51'' N, 105° 40' 28'' W
40.280811, -105.674519 (Dec Deg)
442660 E 4459143 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLarimer

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 25)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1992-07 by Joe Lavelle
     2010-08-24 by Joe Lavelle
     2015-07-28 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2021-10-07 by Emily Cheng (GPS Track)

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Looking up at Sharkstooth from the 'Gash' (2021-10-07). Photo by Emily Cheng.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 470 ft/144 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 510 ft/156 m
  Key Col: 12,160 ft/3706 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.12 mi/0.19 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.2808, -105.6767
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Taylor Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Rocky Mountain National Park Area
Range6: Southern Rocky Mountain National Park Crest
Drainage BasinsSouth Platte
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Rocky Mountain National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness Area
Topo MapMcHenrys Peak O40105c6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Joe Lavelle.
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Other Photos

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Rappelling down to a ledge after reading we were off route (2021-10-07). Photo by Emily Cheng.
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