Taylor Peak (Grand County, Colorado)

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Taylor Peak
Taylor Peak is located in Colorado
Taylor Peak
Taylor Peak
Highest point
Elevation 13,158 ft (4,011 m) [2][3]
Prominence 413 ft (126 m) [3]
Isolation 1.03 mi (1.66 km) [3]
Coordinates 40°16′28″N 105°40′51″W / 40.2744291°N 105.680839°W / 40.2744291; -105.680839Coordinates: 40°16′28″N 105°40′51″W / 40.2744291°N 105.680839°W / 40.2744291; -105.680839[1]
Geography
Location Rocky Mountain National Park on the Continental Divide between Grand and Larimer counties, Colorado, United States[1]
Parent range Front Range[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
McHenrys Peak, Colorado[1]
Climbing
Easiest route Scramble

Taylor Peak, elevation 13,158 ft (4,011 m), is a summit in the Front Range of north central Colorado. The peak is in Rocky Mountain National Park at the head of Loch Vale and just north of Taylor Glacier.[4]

Historical names[edit]

  • Taylor Peak – 1932 [1]
  • The Bangs

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Taylor Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ The elevation of Taylor Peak includes an adjustment of +1.623 m (+5.32 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d "Taylor Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 6, 2014. 
  4. ^ McHenrys Peak, CO (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved 2012-08-21. 

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