Gothic Mountain

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Not to be confused with Gothic Mountains or Gothic Peak.
Gothic Mountain
Gothic Mountain
A view of the mountain from Crested Butte in 2010.
Elevation 12,631 ft (3,850 m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 1,625 ft (495 m)[1]
Gothic Mountain is located in Colorado
Gothic Mountain
Gothic Mountain
Location Gunnison County, Colorado, U.S.
Range Elk Mountains
Coordinates 38°57′23″N 107°00′38″W / 38.95639°N 107.01056°W / 38.95639; -107.01056Coordinates: 38°57′23″N 107°00′38″W / 38.95639°N 107.01056°W / 38.95639; -107.01056[2]
Topo map USGS Oh-be-joyful

Gothic Mountain, elevation 12,631 ft (3,850 m), is a summit in the Elk Mountains of western Colorado. The mountain is north of Crested Butte in Gunnison County.

Gothic Mountain takes its name from pinnacles said to resemble Gothic architecture.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Gothic Mountain, Colorado". Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  2. ^ "Gothic Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 
  3. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 140. 

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