Ice Mountain (Colorado)

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Ice Mountain
Ice Mountain is located in Colorado
Ice Mountain
Ice Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 13,958 ft (4,254 m) [3][2]
Prominence 1,011 ft (308 m) [2]
Isolation 2.11 mi (3.40 km) [2]
Parent peak Huron Peak[2]
Coordinates 38°54′52″N 106°26′14″W / 38.9144382°N 106.4372486°W / 38.9144382; -106.4372486Coordinates: 38°54′52″N 106°26′14″W / 38.9144382°N 106.4372486°W / 38.9144382; -106.4372486[1]
Location Chaffee and Gunnison counties, Colorado, United States[1]
Parent range Sawatch Range,
Collegiate Peaks[2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Winfield, Colorado[1]

Ice Mountain is a high mountain summit of the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,958-foot (4,254 m) thirteener is located in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness, 17.1 miles (27.5 km) west-northwest (bearing 290°) of the Town of Buena Vista, Colorado, United States, on the Continental Divide separating San Isabel National Forest and Chaffee County from White River National Forest and Pitkin County.[3][2][1]


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  1. ^ a b c d "Ice Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Ice Mountain, Colorado". Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b The elevation of Ice Mountain includes an adjustment of +2.036 m (+6.68 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.

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