Mount Belford

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Mount Belford
Mt. belford north approach.jpg
Elevation 14,203 ft (4,329 m)[1][2]
Prominence 1,337 ft (408 m)[3]
Isolation 3.30 mi (5.31 km)[3]
Parent peak Mount Harvard[3]
Listing Colorado Fourteener
Mount Belford is located in Colorado
Mount Belford
Mount Belford
Location Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.[4]
Range Sawatch Range,
Collegiate Peaks[3]
Coordinates 38°57′38″N 106°21′39″W / 38.9606876°N 106.360707°W / 38.9606876; -106.360707Coordinates: 38°57′38″N 106°21′39″W / 38.9606876°N 106.360707°W / 38.9606876; -106.360707[1]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Mount Harvard, Colorado[1]
Easiest route Hike

Mount Belford is a mountain peak over fourteen thousand feet in elevation in the U.S. state of Colorado. It is located in the Collegiate Peaks, a group of mountains in the central Sawatch Range, just west of the Arkansas River in Chaffee County. It lies near Mount Oxford and Missouri Mountain, and is often climbed in conjunction with one or both of these peaks.[5]

Mount Belford is located in the San Isabel National Forest.

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  1. ^ a b c "MT BELFORD". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ The elevation of Mount Belford includes an adjustment of +2.081 m (+6.83 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d "Mount Belford, Colorado". Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Mount Belford". 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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