Iron Mountain (Never Summer Mountains)

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Iron Mountain
Iron Mountain (Never Summer Mountains) July 2016 2.jpg
Iron Mountain viewed from Rocky Mountain National Park
Highest point
Elevation 12,270 ft (3,740 m) [1][2]
Prominence 1,005 ft (306 m) [2]
Isolation 3.40 mi (5.47 km) [2]
Coordinates 40°30′25″N 105°51′07″W / 40.5069273°N 105.8519558°W / 40.5069273; -105.8519558Coordinates: 40°30′25″N 105°51′07″W / 40.5069273°N 105.8519558°W / 40.5069273; -105.8519558[3]
Iron Mountain is located in Colorado
Iron Mountain
Iron Mountain
Location Jackson and Larimer counties, Colorado, United States[3]
Parent range Never Summer Mountains[2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Chambers Lake, Colorado[3]

Iron Mountain is a mountain summit in the Never Summer Mountains of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 12,270-foot (3,740 m) peak is located 2.4 miles (3.8 km) east-southeast (bearing 114°) of the Cameron Pass, Colorado, United States, on the drainage divide separating State Forest State Park and Jackson County from Roosevelt National Forest and Larimer County.[1][2][3]


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  1. ^ a b The elevation of Iron Mountain includes an adjustment of +1.606 m (+5.27 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Iron Mountain, Colorado". Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Iron Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 

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