North Maroon Peak, Colorado

Prominence: 214 ft, 65 m

Elevation: 14,014 feet, 4271 meters

True Isolation: 0.37 mi, 0.6 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,021 ft / 4273 m
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Maroon Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 4' 34'' N, 106° 59' 13'' W
39.076007, -106.987058 (Dec Deg)
328114 E 4327090 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPitkin

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Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Colorado's Fourteeners: From Hikes to Climbs (Roach)
       A Climbing Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners (Borneman, Lampert)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1975 by George Bell
     1977-07-01 by Stephen Hulse (Unsuccessful)
     1987-07-26 by David Olson
     2001-08-19 by Petter Bjørstad
     2003-08-03 by Joe Lavelle
     2005-09-25 by Robert Garneau
     2007-10-27 by Mike Putnam
     2010-07-21 by Patrick Lilly (Unsuccessful)
     2011-08-06 by Dave Covill (Unsuccessful)
     2011-08-28 by Patrick Lilly
     2012-08-28 by Paul Barish (Unsuccessful)
     2016-05-30 by Jordan Copenhafer
     2016-07-24 by Jacob Winey (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (137 total)

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North face of North Maroon Peak (1992-08-11). Photo by John Vitz.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 214 ft/65 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 254 ft/77 m
  Line Parent: Maroon Peak
  Key Col: 13,800 ft/4206 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.37 mi/0.6 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.0708, -106.9892
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Maroon Peak  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Elk Range Area
Range5: Elk Mountains
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: White River National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness Area
Topo MapMaroon Bells O39106a8 1:24,000
First AscentAugust 25, 1908
Harold Clark
Percy Hagerman
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Classic Maroon Lake view (2016-09-25). Photo by Eli Boardman.
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Sam, skiing off the summit of North Maroon towards the north face (2018-05-16). Photo by Jacob Winey.
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