Ouray Peak

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This article is about the summit in Chaffee County. For the summit in Saguache County, see Mount Ouray.
Ouray Peak
Ouray Peak is located in Colorado
Ouray Peak
Ouray Peak
Elevation 12,963 ft (3,951 m)[2][3]
Location Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Range Sawatch Mountains[3]
Coordinates 39°03′15″N 106°33′54″W / 39.0541581°N 106.5650304°W / 39.0541581; -106.5650304Coordinates: 39°03′15″N 106°33′54″W / 39.0541581°N 106.5650304°W / 39.0541581; -106.5650304[1]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Independence Pass, Colorado[1]

Ouray Peak, elevation 12,963 ft (3,951 m), is a summit in the Sawatch Mountains of Colorado. The peak is 6 mi (9.7 km) south of Independence Pass in the Collegiate Peaks Wilderness of San Isabel National Forest.

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  1. ^ a b c "Ouray Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 6, 2014. 
  2. ^ The elevation of Ouray Peak includes an adjustment of +1.974 m (+6.48 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b Independence Pass Quadrangle - Colorado (Map). 1 : 24,000. 7,5 Minute Series (Topographic). United States Geological Survey. 1994. ISBN 978-0-607-91499-3. 

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