Fairchild Mountain

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Fairchild Mountain
Fairchild Mountain viewed from Trail Ridge Road.jpg
Fairchild Mountain, viewed from Trail Ridge Road
Highest point
Elevation 13,508 ft (4,117 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 922 ft (281 m) [2]
Parent peak Ypsilon Mountain [2]
Isolation 1.19 mi (1.92 km) [2]
Coordinates 40°28′06″N105°39′51″W / 40.4683168°N 105.6641704°W / 40.4683168; -105.6641704 Coordinates: 40°28′06″N105°39′51″W / 40.4683168°N 105.6641704°W / 40.4683168; -105.6641704 [3]
Geography
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Fairchild Mountain
Location Rocky Mountain National Park,
Larimer County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range Mummy Range [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Trail Ridge, Colorado [3]

Fairchild Mountain is a high mountain summit in the Mummy Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,508-foot (4,117 m) thirteener is located in the Rocky Mountain National Park Wilderness, 9.6 miles (15.5 km) northwest (bearing 311°) of the Town of Estes Park in Larimer County, Colorado, United States. [1] [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 The elevation of Fairchild Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.692 m (+5.55 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 "Fairchild Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 "Fairchild Mountain". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 5, 2014.