Pacific Peak

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Pacific Peak
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Highest point
Elevation 13,957 ft (4,254 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 570 ft (174 m) [2]
Parent peak Fletcher Mountain [2]
Isolation 1.41 mi (2.27 km) [2]
Coordinates 39°25′23″N106°07′24″W / 39.4230432°N 106.1233543°W / 39.4230432; -106.1233543 Coordinates: 39°25′23″N106°07′24″W / 39.4230432°N 106.1233543°W / 39.4230432; -106.1233543 [3]
Geography
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Pacific Peak
Location Summit County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range Mosquito Range [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Breckenridge, Colorado [3]

Pacific Peak, elevation 13,957 ft (4,254 m), is a summit in the Mosquito Range of central Colorado. The peak is southwest of Breckenridge in the Arapaho National Forest. Its long east ridge is prominently visible across the valley to the north when hiking Quandary Peak, a popular 14er in Colorado. It is often hiked together with nearby Atlantic Peak.

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References

  1. The elevation of Pacific Peak includes an adjustment of +1.999 m (+6.56 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 5 "Pacific Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 6, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 "Pacific Peak". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 6, 2014.