Castle Peak (Sawatch Range)

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Castle Peak
Castle Peak is located in Colorado
Castle Peak
Castle Peak
Highest point
Elevation 11,305 ft (3,446 m) [2][3]
Prominence 3,040 ft (927 m) [3]
Isolation 16.70 mi (26.88 km) [3]
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Coordinates 39°46′23″N 106°50′04″W / 39.7730422°N 106.8344844°W / 39.7730422; -106.8344844Coordinates: 39°46′23″N 106°50′04″W / 39.7730422°N 106.8344844°W / 39.7730422; -106.8344844[1]
Location Eagle County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent range Sawatch Range[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Castle Peak, Colorado[1]

Castle Peak is a prominent mountain summit in the northern Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 11,305-foot (3,446 m) peak is located 9.6 miles (15.5 km) north (bearing 355°) of the Town of Eagle in Eagle County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][1]


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  1. ^ a b c d "Castle Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Castle Peak includes an adjustment of +1.575 m (+5.17 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Castle Peak, Colorado". Retrieved October 19, 2014. 

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