Peak 10 (Tenmile Range)

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Peak 10
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Peak 10 viewed from Breckenridge
Highest point
Elevation 13,640 ft (4,157 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 373 ft (114 m) [2]
Isolation 0.87 mi (1.40 km) [2]
Coordinates 39°26′35″N106°06′10″W / 39.443043°N 106.1027982°W / 39.443043; -106.1027982 Coordinates: 39°26′35″N106°06′10″W / 39.443043°N 106.1027982°W / 39.443043; -106.1027982 [3]
Geography
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Peak 10
Location Summit County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range Tenmile Range [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Breckenridge, Colorado [3]

Peak 10, elevation 13,640 ft (4,157 m), is a summit in the Tenmile Range of central Colorado. The peak is southwest of Breckenridge in the Arapaho National Forest.

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The lowest part of Peak 10 is serviced by Breckenridge Ski Resort's Falcon SuperChair.

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References

  1. The elevation of Peak 10 includes an adjustment of +2.017 m (+6.62 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "Peak 10, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 6, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 "Peak 10". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 6, 2014.