Red Mountain Colorado

Red Mountain is a set of three peaks in the San Juan Mountains of western Colorado in the United States, about five miles south of Ouray. The mountains get their name from the reddish iron ore rocks that cover the surface. Several other peaks in the San Juan Mountains likewise have prominent reddish coloration from iron ore and are also called "Red …
Red Mountain is a set of three peaks in the San Juan Mountains of western Colorado in the United States, about five miles south of Ouray. The mountains get their name from the reddish iron ore rocks that cover the surface. Several other peaks in the San Juan Mountains likewise have prominent reddish coloration from iron ore and are also called "Red Mountain".
  • Elevation: 12,896 ft (3,931 m)
  • Location: Ouray and San Juan counties, Colorado, U.S.
  • Parent range: San Juan Mountains
  • Topo map: USGS 7.5' topographic map · Ironton, Colorado
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