Mount Herard, Colorado

Prominence: 2000 ft, 610 m

Elevation: 13,320+ feet, 4060+ meters

True Isolation: 4.6 mi, 7.4 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 13,320 - 13,360 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 13,325 ft / 4062 m
    (Range 13,325 - 13,365 ft)
Local or Alternate Name(s)Former Name: Mount Seven
Former Name: Medano Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 50' 57'' N, 105° 29' 42'' W
37.849152, -105.494903 (Dec Deg)
456460 E 4189194 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSaguache

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     Peaks on "America the Beautiful" Quarters (Rank #2)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 15
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 14)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-09-20 by Andrew Holman
     2019-07-16 by Karen Jones (GPS Track)
     2020-06-15 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)

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Mount Herard (2013). Photo by Gary Spencer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2000 ft/610 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2080 ft/634 m
  Key Col: Music Pass South    11,320 ft/3450 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.6 mi/7.4 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8958, -105.555
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 13384  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sangre de Cristo Range
Range5: Northern Sangre de Cristo Range
Range6: Great Sand Dunes Area (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsRio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Sand Dunes National Preserve
Topo MapMedano Pass O37105g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mt Herard from Mt Zwischen (2019-07-17). Photo by Ken Jones.
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