East Beckwith Mountain

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East Beckwith Mountain
East Beckwith Mountain is located in Colorado
East Beckwith Mountain
East Beckwith Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 12,441 ft (3,792 m) [2][3]
Prominence 2,492 ft (760 m) [4]
Isolation 6.24 mi (10.04 km) [4]
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Coordinates 38°50′47″N 107°13′24″W / 38.8463678°N 107.2232546°W / 38.8463678; -107.2232546Coordinates: 38°50′47″N 107°13′24″W / 38.8463678°N 107.2232546°W / 38.8463678; -107.2232546[2]
Location Gunnison County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent range West Elk Mountains[4]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Anthracite Range, Colorado[2]
Easiest route hike

East Beckwith Mountain is a prominent mountain summit in the West Elk Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 12,441-foot (3,792 m) peak is located in the West Elk Wilderness of Gunnison National Forest, 13.4 miles (21.5 km) west by south (bearing 264°) of the Town of Crested Butte in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][4][1]


Historical names[edit]

  • East Beckwith Mountain [1]
  • Mount Beckwith

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "East Beckwith Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 29, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "EAST BECKWITH". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b The elevation of East Beckwith Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.924 m (+6.31 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  4. ^ a b c d "East Beckwith Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 

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