Missouri Mountain

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Missouri Mountain
Missouri Mountain (Colorado) - 2006-07-16.jpg
Elevation 14,074 ft (4,290 m)[1][2]
Prominence 847 ft (258 m)[3]
Isolation 1.31 mi (2.11 km)[3]
Listing Colorado Fourteener
Missouri Mountain is located in Colorado
Missouri Mountain
Missouri Mountain
Location Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.[4]
Range Sawatch Range,
Collegiate Peaks[3]
Coordinates 38°56′51″N 106°22′43″W / 38.9475647°N 106.3784982°W / 38.9475647; -106.3784982Coordinates: 38°56′51″N 106°22′43″W / 38.9475647°N 106.3784982°W / 38.9475647; -106.3784982[1]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Winfield, Colorado[1]
Easiest route Hike

Missouri Mountain is a mountain in the US State of Colorado. It is one of the fourteeners, a mountain that has a peak elevation of over 14,000 feet. It is located in the Collegiate Peaks, in the central Sawatch Range, just west of the Arkansas River, near Mount Belford and Mount Oxford. It is separated from its eastern neighbor Mount Belford by Elkhead Pass (13,220 feet).[5]

Missouri Mountain is located in the San Isabel National Forest.

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  1. ^ a b c "MISSOURI MTN". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ The elevation of Missouri Mountain includes an adjustment of +2.113 m (+6.93 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c "Missouri Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Missouri Mountain". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved October 29, 2014. 
  5. ^ Louis W. Dawson II (1996). Dawson's Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners, Volume 1. Blue Clover Press. ISBN 0-9628867-1-8. 

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