Flagstaff Mountain

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Flagstaff Mountain
Flagstaff Mountain is located in Colorado
Flagstaff Mountain
Flagstaff Mountain
Colorado
Elevation 6,983 ft (2,128 m)[2][3]
Isolation 0.77 mi (1.24 km)[3]
Location
Location Boulder County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Range Front Range[3]
Coordinates 40°00′06″N 105°18′27″W / 40.0016525°N 105.3074913°W / 40.0016525; -105.3074913Coordinates: 40°00′06″N 105°18′27″W / 40.0016525°N 105.3074913°W / 40.0016525; -105.3074913[1]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Boulder, Colorado[1]
Climbing
Easiest route hike

Flagstaff Mountain is a foothill on the eastern flank of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 6,983-foot (2,128 m) peak is located in Boulder Mountain Park, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) southwest by west (bearing 239°) of downtown Boulder in Boulder County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][1]

Mountain[edit]

Flagstaff Mountain offers scenic day and night views of Boulder, Metropolitan Denver, and the surrounding mountains. There are hiking and bike trails, picnic areas, the Summit Nature Center, and an outdoor amphitheatre.[citation needed]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Flagstaff Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Flagstaff Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.051 m (+3.45 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d "Flagstaff Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 

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