Bison Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 2431 ft, 741 m

Elevation: 12,431 feet, 3789 meters

True Isolation: 18.23 mi, 29.34 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,436 ft / 3791 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 14' 19'' N, 105° 29' 52'' W
39.238486, -105.497643 (Dec Deg)
457053 E 4343360 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPark

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 137
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 126)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1999-06-24 by David Olson
     2009-06-06 by William Musser
     2009-06-06 by Daniel Musser
     2011-11-11 by Sacha Bobst (GPS Track)
     2012-11-10 by Susan Paul (GPS Track)
     2013-09-22 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-03-22 by Donnie Puckle
     2017-06-24 by Earl Beam
     2017-06-25 by Joshua Colky
     2017-07-03 by Isabel Suhr
     2017-09-03 by Tyler King
     2017-10-08 by Dan M
     2018-04-28 by Josh Luzania
     2018-09-08 by Timothy Hutchings (GPS Track)
     2019-01-13 by Tyler King
     2019-07-06 by Andrew Cox
     2019-07-07 by Tyler King
     2020-01-19 by Tyler King
     2020-04-25 by Ben Brownlee (GPS Track)
     2020-05-03 by Tyler King
     2020-07-17 by Andrew Jensen (GPS Track)
     2020-09-14 by jeff branin
     2020-10-17 by Diana DiMarco
     2020-10-24 by Benjamin Kiser
     2021-01-04 by Ndirish35 Ndirish35 (Unsuccessful)
     2021-08-21 by Stav Basis
     2022-04-18 by Josh Grundy
     2022-06-16 by Sky Hardy (GPS Track)
     2022-07-18 by Collin Sweeney

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The summit rocks on Bison Peak, Colorado look a bit like a dinosaur head (2009-06-05). Photo by William Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2431 ft/741 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2471 ft/753 m
  Key Col: Kenosha Pass    10,000 ft/3048 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 18.23 mi/29.34 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.48618, -105.616274
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Front Range
Range5: Central Front Range
Range6: Tarryall Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsSouth Platte
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pike and San Isabel National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Lost Creek Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapMcCurdy Mountain O39105b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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