Flagstaff Mountain

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Flagstaff Mountain
Flagstaff Mountain is located in Colorado
Flagstaff Mountain
Flagstaff Mountain
Highest point
Elevation6,983 ft (2,128 m) [2][3]
Isolation0.77 mi (1.24 km) [3]
Coordinates40°00′06″N 105°18′27″W / 40.0016525°N 105.3074913°W / 40.0016525; -105.3074913Coordinates: 40°00′06″N 105°18′27″W / 40.0016525°N 105.3074913°W / 40.0016525; -105.3074913[1]
LocationBoulder County, Colorado, U.S.[1]
Parent rangeFront Range[3]
Topo mapUSGS 7.5' topographic map
Boulder, Colorado[1]
Easiest routehike

Flagstaff Mountain is a foothill on the eastern flank of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 6,983-foot (2,128 m) peak is located in Boulder Mountain Park in Boulder County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][1]


From the peak of Flagstaff Mountain one can see Boulder, Metropolitan Denver, and the surrounding mountains. There are hiking and bike trails, picnic areas, the Summit Nature Center, and an outdoor amphitheatre.[citation needed]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Flagstaff Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  2. ^ a b The elevation of Flagstaff Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.051 m (+3.45 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  3. ^ a b c d "Flagstaff Mountain, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.

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