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Badger Mountain
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The mountain viewed from the Wilkerson Pass visitor center
Highest point
Elevation 11,295 ft (3,443 m)
Prominence 1,561 ft (476 m)
Isolation 6.32 mi (10.17 km)
Badger Mountain is located in Colorado
Badger Mountain
Badger Mountain
Location in Colorado
Location Park County, Colorado, U.S.
Parent range Front Range, South Park Hills
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Glentivar, Colorado

Badger Mountain is a mountain summit in the South Park Hills of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 11,295-foot (3,443 m) peak is located in Pike National Forest, 9.6 miles (15.5 km) northwest by west (bearing 300°) of the community of Lake George in Park County, Colorado, United States.

Badger mountain is the most prominent mountain of the Puma Hills area, overlooking nearby Wilkerson Pass. It borders the edge of the Lost Creek Wilderness. Badger Mountain road allows motor vehicles access to the summit.

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