Mount Belford

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Mount Belford
Mt. belford north approach.jpg
Elevation 14,203 ft (4,329 m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 1,317 ft (401 m)[2]
Listing Colorado Fourteener
Location
Mount Belford is located in Colorado
Mount Belford
Mount Belford
Colorado
Location Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.
Range Sawatch Range, Collegiate Peaks
Coordinates 38°57′38″N 106°21′39″W / 38.96056°N 106.36083°W / 38.96056; -106.36083Coordinates: 38°57′38″N 106°21′39″W / 38.96056°N 106.36083°W / 38.96056; -106.36083[1]
Topo map USGS Mount Harvard
Climbing
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.[3]

Mount Belford is located in the San Isabel National Forest.

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  1. ^ a b "Mt Belford". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2011-02-23. 
  2. ^ "Mount Belford, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2011-02-23. 
  3. ^ 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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