McCurdy Mountain

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McCurdy Mountain
McCurdy Mountain is located in Colorado
McCurdy Mountain
McCurdy Mountain
Highest point
Elevation 12,172 ft (3,710 m) [3][2]
Prominence 789 ft (240 m) [2]
Isolation 2.05 mi (3.30 km) [2]
Parent peak Bison Peak[2]
Coordinates 39°13′10″N 105°28′06″W / 39.2194347°N 105.468334°W / 39.2194347; -105.468334Coordinates: 39°13′10″N 105°28′06″W / 39.2194347°N 105.468334°W / 39.2194347; -105.468334[1]
Location Park County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent range Front Range, Tarryall Mountains[2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
McCurdy Mountain, Colorado[1]

McCurdy Mountain is a mountain summit in the Tarryall Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 12,172-foot (3,710 m) peak is located in the Lost Creek Wilderness of Pike National Forest, 28.2 miles (45.4 km) east (bearing 90°) of the Town of Fairplay in Park County, Colorado, United States.[3][2][1] Like its neighbor, Bison Peak, McCurdy Mountain features a variety of unusual granite formations.


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  1. ^ a b c d "McCurdy Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "McCurdy Mountain, Colorado". Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b The elevation of McCurdy Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.308 m (+4.29 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.

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