Mount Democrat

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Mount Democrat
Mt Democrat.jpg
Mount Democrat as seen from Mount Bross
Elevation 14,155 ft (4,314 m)[1][2]
Prominence 768 ft (234 m)[3]
Isolation 1.27 mi (2.04 km)[3]
Parent peak Mount Cameron
Listing Colorado Fourteener
Location
Mount Democrat is located in Colorado
Mount Democrat
Mount Democrat
Colorado
Location Lake and Park counties, Colorado, U.S.[4]
Range Mosquito Range[3]
Coordinates 39°20′23″N 106°08′24″W / 39.3396098°N 106.1400401°W / 39.3396098; -106.1400401Coordinates: 39°20′23″N 106°08′24″W / 39.3396098°N 106.1400401°W / 39.3396098; -106.1400401[1]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Climax, Colorado[1]
Climbing
Easiest route Hike

Mount Democrat is a fourteener in the U.S. state of Colorado, located approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) west of Mount Lincoln, in the Mosquito Range. It lies in northeastern Lake County and northwestern Park County, about 2 miles southeast of the town of Climax. It is often climbed together with Mount Lincoln and nearby Mount Bross.[5]

For more information on this group of peaks, including access issues, see Mount Lincoln.

Historical names[edit]

  • Democrat Mountain
  • Mount Buckskin
  • Mount Democrat [4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "MT DEMOCRAT ET". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  2. ^ The elevation of Mount Democrat includes an adjustment of +2.086 m (+6.84 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c "Mount Democrat, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved October 20, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Mount Democrat". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved October 29, 2014. 
  5. ^ Louis W. Dawson II (1994). Dawson's Guide to Colorado's Fourteeners, Volume 1. Blue Clover Press. ISBN 0-9628867-1-8. 

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