Lizard Head, Colorado

Prominence: 1134 ft, 346 m

Elevation: 13,113 feet, 3997 meters

True Isolation: 1.74 mi, 2.81 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,119 ft / 3999 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 50' 9'' N, 107° 57' 2'' W
37.835861, -107.950685 (Dec Deg)
240333 E 4191707 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionDolores
San Miguel

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     Colorado Thirteeners (Rank #557)
     Colorado Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #291)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 20
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 18)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-02-16 by Matt Larson (Unsuccessful)
     2001-09-09 by George Bell
     2008-06-20 by Richard Oestreicher (Unsuccessful)
     2012-09-08 by Paul Barish (Unsuccessful)
     2012-09-08 by Nick Rose (Unsuccessful)
     2022-07-08 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)

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The sheer pinnacle of Lizard Head is often called the most difficult peak in Colorado to climb (1989).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1134 ft/346 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1134 ft/346 m
  Line Parent: Gladstone Peak
  Key Col: 11,979 ft/3651 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.74 mi/2.81 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8442, -107.9808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Gladstone Peak  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: San Juan Mountains
Range5: San Miguel Mountains
Drainage Basins
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean

San Miguel
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grand Mesa-Uncompahgre-Gunnison National Forest/San Juan National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Lizard Head Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Wilson O37107g8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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