Mount Oklahoma

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Mount Oklahoma
Mount Oklahoma is located in Colorado
Mount Oklahoma
Mount Oklahoma
Highest point
Elevation 13,852 ft (4,222 m) [3][2]
Prominence 745 ft (227 m) [2]
Isolation 1.52 mi (2.45 km) [2]
Parent peak Mount Massive[2]
Coordinates 39°10′44″N 106°30′22″W / 39.1788784°N 106.5061402°W / 39.1788784; -106.5061402Coordinates: 39°10′44″N 106°30′22″W / 39.1788784°N 106.5061402°W / 39.1788784; -106.5061402[1]
Location Continental Divide between Lake and Pitkin counties, Colorado, United States[1]
Parent range Sawatch Range, Massive Massif[2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Mount Champion, Colorado[1]

Mount Oklahoma is a high mountain summit in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,852-foot (4,222 m) thirteener is located 5.7 miles (9.2 km) northeast by north (bearing 33°) of Independence Pass, Colorado, United States, on the Continental Divide separating the Mount Massive Wilderness in San Isabel National Forest and Lake County from the Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness in White River National Forest and Pitkin County.[3][2][1] The mountain was named in honor of the University of Oklahoma.


Historical names[edit]

  • Mount Oklahoma – 1967 [1]
  • Oklahoma Mount

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e "Mount Oklahoma". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Mount Oklahoma, Colorado". Retrieved November 6, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Oklahoma includes an adjustment of +2.139 m (+7.02 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.

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