Jones Mountain

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Jones Mountain
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Jones Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 13,866 ft (4,226 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 500 ft (152 m) [2]
Parent peak Handies Peak
Isolation 1.66 mi (2.67 km) [2]
Coordinates 37°53′47″N107°31′35″W / 37.8963856°N 107.5264478°W / 37.8963856; -107.5264478 Coordinates: 37°53′47″N107°31′35″W / 37.8963856°N 107.5264478°W / 37.8963856; -107.5264478 [3]
Geography
Location Hinsdale and San Juan counties, Colorado, United States [3]
Parent range San Juan Mountains [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Handies Peak, Colorado [3]

Jones Mountain is a high mountain summit in the San Juan Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,866-foot (4,226 m) thirteener is located 9.6 miles (15.4 km) northeast by east (bearing 52°) of the Town of Silverton, Colorado, United States, on the Continental Divide between Hinsdale and San Juan counties. [1] [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 The elevation of Jones Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.962 m (+6.44 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 "Jones Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 "Jones Mountain". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 5, 2014.