Carbonate Mountain (Colorado)

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Carbonate Mountain
Carbonate Mountain is located in Colorado
Carbonate Mountain
Carbonate Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 13,670 ft (4,167 m) [2][3]
Prominence 434 ft (132 m) [3]
Isolation 1.88 mi (3.03 km) [3]
Coordinates 38°37′40″N 106°17′02″W / 38.6277747°N 106.2839116°W / 38.6277747; -106.2839116Coordinates: 38°37′40″N 106°17′02″W / 38.6277747°N 106.2839116°W / 38.6277747; -106.2839116[1]
Location Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent range Sawatch Range[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Saint Elmo, Colorado[1]

Carbonate Mountain is a high mountain summit in the southern Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,670-foot (4,167 m) thirteener is located in San Isabel National Forest, 5.4 miles (8.7 km) north (bearing 3°) of the community of Garfield in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][1]


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  1. ^ a b c d "Carbonate Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Carbonate Mountain includes an adjustment of +2.133 m (+7.00 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Carbonate Mountain, Colorado". Retrieved November 5, 2014. 

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