Mount Yale Summit Trail Colorado

Mount Yale is a high and prominent mountain summit of the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 14,200-foot fourteener is located in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness of San Isabel National Forest, 9.4 miles west by north of Buena Vista, Colorado. The mountain was named in honor of Elihu Yale, the prima…
Mount Yale is a high and prominent mountain summit of the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 14,200-foot fourteener is located in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness of San Isabel National Forest, 9.4 miles west by north of Buena Vista, Colorado. The mountain was named in honor of Elihu Yale, the primary benefactor of what is now Yale University.
  • Elevation: 14,200 ft (4328.2 m) · NAVD88
  • Location: Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.
  • Prominence: 1896 ft (578 m)
  • Isolation: 5.55 mi (8.93 km)
  • Listing: North America highest peaks 47th · US highest major peaks 33rd · Colorado highest major peaks 16th · Colorado fourteeners 21st
  • Parent range: Sawatch Range · Collegiate Peaks
  • Topo map: USGS 7.5' topographic map · Mount Yale, Colorado
Data from: en.wikipedia.org