Mount Audubon Article

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Mount Audubon
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Mt. Audubon, Front Range, Colorado
Highest point
Elevation13,229 ft (4,032 m)  [1] [2]
Prominence843 ft (257 m)  [2]
Isolation3.36 mi (5.41 km)  [2]
Coordinates 40°05′56″N 105°36′59″W / 40.0988749°N 105.6163912°W / 40.0988749; -105.6163912
MOUNT AUDUBON Latitude and Longitude:

40°05′56″N 105°36′59″W / 40.0988749°N 105.6163912°W / 40.0988749; -105.6163912
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Geography
Mount Audubon is located in Colorado
Mount Audubon
Mount Audubon
Location Boulder County, Colorado, U.S. [3]
Parent range Front Range, Indian Peaks [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Ward, Colorado [3]
Climbing
Easiest routehike

Mount Audubon is a high mountain summit of the Indian Peaks in the northern Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,229-foot (4,032 m) thirteener is located in the Indian Peaks Wilderness of Roosevelt National Forest, 5.6 miles (9.0 km) west-northwest ( bearing 287°) of the Town of Ward in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. [1] [2] [3] The mountain was named in honor of John James Audubon.


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References

  1. ^ a b The elevation of Mount Audubon includes an adjustment of +1.681 m (+5.52 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Mount Audubon, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  3. ^ a b c d "Mount Audubon". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014.

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