Sleepy Cat Peak

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Sleepy Cat Peak
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Sleepy Cat Peak
Highest point
Elevation 10,853 ft (3,308 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 2,348 ft (716 m) [2]
Isolation 10.64 mi (17.12 km) [2]
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Coordinates 40°07′39″N107°32′01″W / 40.127477°N 107.5336727°W / 40.127477; -107.5336727 Coordinates: 40°07′39″N107°32′01″W / 40.127477°N 107.5336727°W / 40.127477; -107.5336727 [3]
Location Rio Blanco County, Colorado, United States [3]
Parent range Flat Tops [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Sleepy Cat Peak, Colorado [3]
Easiest route hike

Sleepy Cat Peak, elevation 10,853 ft (3,308 m), is a summit in the Flat Tops of northwest Colorado. The mountain is east of Meeker in the White River National Forest of Rio Blanco County.

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  1. The elevation of Sleepy Cat Peak includes an adjustment of +1.471 m (+4.83 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "Sleepy Cat Peak, Colorado". Retrieved October 22, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 "Sleepy Cat Peak". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved October 22, 2014.