Clark Peak (Medicine Bow Mountains)

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Clark Peak
Clark Peak is located in Colorado
Clark Peak
Clark Peak
Elevation 12,960. ft (3,950 m)[2][3]
Prominence 2,771 ft (845 m)[1]
Isolation 16.40 mi (26.39 km)[1]
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Colorado range high points
Colorado county high points
Location Larimer County and the high point of Jackson County, Colorado, United States[1]
Range Highest summit of the
Medicine Bow Mountains[1]
Coordinates 40°36′25″N 105°55′48″W / 40.6068208°N 105.9299688°W / 40.6068208; -105.9299688Coordinates: 40°36′25″N 105°55′48″W / 40.6068208°N 105.9299688°W / 40.6068208; -105.9299688[2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Clark Peak, Colorado[4]

Clark Peak is the highest summit of the Medicine Bow Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The prominent 12,960-foot (3,950 m) peak is located in the Rawah Wilderness of Routt National Forest, 6.3 miles (10.1 km) north-northwest (bearing 342°) of Cameron Pass, Colorado, United States, on the drainage divide between Jackson and Larimer counties. Clark Peak is the highest point of Jackson County and the entire drainage basin of the North Platte River.[2][3][1][4]


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  1. ^ a b c d e "Clark Peak, Colorado". Retrieved October 19, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "CLARK". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 19, 2014.  Note: The summit of Clark Peak is +1.83 m (+6.0 ft) higher than NGS station CLARK.
  3. ^ a b The elevation of Clark Peak includes an adjustment of +1.628 m (+5.34 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  4. ^ a b "Clark Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 15, 2014. 

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