Half Peak

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Half Peak
Half Peak is located in Colorado
Half Peak
Half Peak
Highest point
Elevation 13,848 ft (4,221 m) [2][3]
Prominence 1,501 ft (458 m) [3]
Isolation 3.89 mi (6.26 km) [3]
Listing Colorado range high points
Coordinates 37°51′51″N 107°27′58″W / 37.8641641°N 107.4661692°W / 37.8641641; -107.4661692Coordinates: 37°51′51″N 107°27′58″W / 37.8641641°N 107.4661692°W / 37.8641641; -107.4661692[1]
Geography
Location Hinsdale County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent range San Juan Mountains[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Pole Creek Mountain, Colorado[1]

Half Peak is the highest summit of the east central San Juan Mountains in the Rocky Mountains of North America.

The 13,848-foot (4,221 m) thirteener is located in Gunnison National Forest, 14.3 miles (23.0 km) southwest by south (bearing 216°) of the Town of Lake City in Hinsdale County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][1]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Half Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Half Peak includes an adjustment of +1.998 m (+6.56 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Half Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 

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