East Fork Cimarron River

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East Fork Cimarron River[1]
Mouth Confluence with East Fork
38°12′15″N 107°31′11″W / 38.20417°N 107.51972°W / 38.20417; -107.51972Coordinates: 38°12′15″N 107°31′11″W / 38.20417°N 107.51972°W / 38.20417; -107.51972
Progression CimarronGunnisonColorado
Mouth elevation 9,022 ft (2,750 m)

East Fork Cimarron River is a 12.6-mile-long (20.3 km)[2] tributary of the Cimarron River in Colorado. The river's source is near Wetterhorn Peak in the Uncompahgre Wilderness of Hinsdale County. It joins the Middle Fork Cimarron River in Gunnison County to form the Cimarron River, and is impounded by Silver Jack Dam.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "East Fork Cimarron River". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 18, 2011

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