Little Cone

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Little Cone
Little Cone is located in Colorado
Little Cone
Little Cone
Highest point
Elevation11,988 ft (3,654 m) [2][3]
Prominence1,840 ft (561 m) [4]
Isolation5.19 mi (8.35 km) [4]
ListingColorado prominent summits
Coordinates37°55′39″N 108°05′27″W / 37.927537°N 108.0908309°W / 37.927537; -108.0908309Coordinates: 37°55′39″N 108°05′27″W / 37.927537°N 108.0908309°W / 37.927537; -108.0908309[2]
LocationSan Miguel County, Colorado, United States[1]
Parent rangeSan Miguel Mountains[4]
Topo mapUSGS 7.5' topographic map
Little Cone, Colorado[2]

Little Cone is a prominent mountain summit in the San Miguel Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 11,988-foot (3,654 m) peak is located in Uncompahgre National Forest, 15.0 miles (24.1 km) west (bearing 267°) of the Town of Telluride in San Miguel County, Colorado, United States.[2][3][4][1]


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  1. ^ a b "Little Cone". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved October 29, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d "LITTLE CONE". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved October 20, 2014.
  3. ^ a b The elevation of Little Cone includes an adjustment of +1.645 m (+5.40 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  4. ^ a b c d "Little Cone, Colorado". Retrieved October 20, 2014.

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