Gilpin Peak Colorado

Gilpin Peak is a high mountain summit in the Sneffels Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,700-foot thirteener is located in the Mount Sneffels Wilderness of Uncompahgre National Forest, 3.5 miles north-northeast of the Town of Telluride, Colorado, United States, on the drainage divide between Ouray County and San Miguel County. Gilpiā€¦
Gilpin Peak is a high mountain summit in the Sneffels Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,700-foot thirteener is located in the Mount Sneffels Wilderness of Uncompahgre National Forest, 3.5 miles north-northeast of the Town of Telluride, Colorado, United States, on the drainage divide between Ouray County and San Miguel County. Gilpin Peak was named in honor of William Gilpin, the first Governor of the Territory of Colorado.
  • Elevation: 13,700 ft (4,176 m)
  • Location: Ouray and San Miguel counties, Colorado, United States
  • Prominence: 720 ft (219 m)
  • Parent peak: Mount Sneffels
  • Isolation: 1.20 mi (1.93 km)
  • Etymology: William Gilpin
  • Parent range: San Juan Mountains · Sneffels Range
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