Bennett Peak

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bennett Peak
Bennett Peak is located in Colorado
Bennett Peak
Bennett Peak
Colorado
Elevation 13,209 ft (4,026 m)[2][1]
Prominence 1,743 ft (531 m)[1]
Isolation 17.08 mi (27.49 km)[1]
Listing Colorado 4000 meter summits
Colorado county high points
Location
Location High point of Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States[1]
Range San Juan Mountains[1]
Coordinates 37°29′00″N 106°26′02″W / 37.4833384°N 106.4339261°W / 37.4833384; -106.4339261Coordinates: 37°29′00″N 106°26′02″W / 37.4833384°N 106.4339261°W / 37.4833384; -106.4339261[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Jasper, Colorado[3]

Bennett Peak is a high and prominent mountain summit in the San Juan Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,209-foot (4,026 m) thirteener is located in Rio Grande National Forest, 14.2 miles (22.8 km) south-southwest (bearing 198°) of the Town of Del Norte in Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States. Bennett Peak is the highest point in Rio Grande County.[2][1][3]

Mountain[edit]

Historical names[edit]

  • Bennett Mountain
  • Bennett Peak [3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Bennett Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved October 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Bennett Peak includes an adjustment of +1.782 m (+5.85 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d "Bennett Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 19, 2014. 

External links[edit]