Baldy Chato, Colorado

Prominence: 161 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 13,401+ feet, 4085+ meters

True Isolation: 1.22 mi, 1.96 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 13,401 - 13,441 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 2' 20'' N, 106° 56' 32'' W
38.03883, -106.94212 (Dec Deg)
329569 E 4211904 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSaguache

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 13
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-06-04 by Mountain Climber
     2021-06-22 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)

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If you're looking for solitude and beautiful scenery Baldy Chato, CO and neighboring Stewart Peak, CO are a good bet (2012-07-08). Photo by Jerry Beals.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 161 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 241 ft/73 m
  Line Parent: Stewart Peak
  Key Col: 13,240 ft/4036 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.22 mi/1.96 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.0217, -106.9367
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Column Ridge  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: San Juan Mountains
Range5: La Garita Mountains
Drainage BasinsGunnison
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: La Garita Wilderness Area
Topo MapStewart Peak O38106a8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Mountain Climber.
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The gentle summit of Baldy Chato hardly seems to merit 13,401 feet. Viewed here enroute to Stewart Peak in left rear. Stewart Peak almost makes 14,000 (2006-08). Photo by Charles Baxter.
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Returning along the ridge after hiking nearby Stewart Peak, a little more rugged view of Baldy Chato is presented (2006-08). Photo by Charles Baxter.
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