Mount Edwards (Colorado)

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Mount Edwards
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Mount Edwards viewed near McClellan Mountain's summit
Highest point
Elevation 13,856 ft (4,223 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 470 ft (140 m) [2]
Parent peak Grays Peak [2]
Isolation 1.29 mi (2.08 km) [2]
Coordinates 39°38′11″N105°47′38″W / 39.6363759°N 105.7938971°W / 39.6363759; -105.7938971 Coordinates: 39°38′11″N105°47′38″W / 39.6363759°N 105.7938971°W / 39.6363759; -105.7938971 [3]
Geography
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Mount Edwards
Location Continental Divide between
Clear Creek and Summit counties, Colorado, United States [3]
Parent range Front Range [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Grays Peak, Colorado [3]

Mount Edwards is a high mountain summit in the Rocky Mountains' Front Range of North America. The 13,856-foot (4,223 m) thirteener is located in Arapaho National Forest, 7.6 miles (12.3 km) southwest (bearing 223°) of the Town of Georgetown, Colorado, United States, on the Continental Divide between Clear Creek and Summit counties. [1] [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 The elevation of Mount Edwards includes an adjustment of +1.867 m (+6.13 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 "Mount Edwards, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 "Mount Edwards". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 5, 2014.