Casco Peak

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Casco Peak
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Casco Peak
Highest point
Elevation 13,915 ft (4,241 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 648 ft (198 m) [2]
Isolation 1.17 mi (1.88 km) [2]
Coordinates 39°06′51″N106°29′38″W / 39.1141575°N 106.4939173°W / 39.1141575; -106.4939173 Coordinates: 39°06′51″N106°29′38″W / 39.1141575°N 106.4939173°W / 39.1141575; -106.4939173 [3]
Geography
Location Lake County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range Sawatch Range, Elbert Massif [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Mount Elbert, Colorado [3]

Casco Peak is a high mountain summit in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,915-foot (4,241 m) thirteener is located on the Elbert Massif in San Isabel National Forest, 3.8 miles (6.1 km) east (bearing 84°) of Independence Pass in Lake County, Colorado, United States. [1] [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 The elevation of Casco Peak includes an adjustment of +2.032 m (+6.67 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 "Casco Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 "Casco Peak". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 5, 2014.