Rio Grande Pyramid

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Rio Grande Pyramid
Rio Grande Pyramid is located in Colorado
Rio Grande Pyramid
Rio Grande Pyramid
Colorado
Elevation 13,827 ft (4,214 m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 1,861 ft (567 m)[2]
Location
Location Hinsdale County, Colorado, U.S.
Range San Juan Mountains
Coordinates 37°40′47″N 107°23′33″W / 37.67972°N 107.39250°W / 37.67972; -107.39250Coordinates: 37°40′47″N 107°23′33″W / 37.67972°N 107.39250°W / 37.67972; -107.39250[1]
Topo map USGS Rio Grande Pyramid
Climbing
First ascent 1874 by the Wheeler Survey
Easiest route Hike (class 2[3])

Rio Grande Pyramid, elevation 13,827 ft (4,214 m), is a summit in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado. The peak is in the Weminuche Wilderness of the San Juan National Forest northeast of Durango.

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  1. ^ a b "Pyramid". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2011-02-25. 
  2. ^ "Rio Grande Pyramid, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2011-02-24. 
  3. ^ http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMT3Z