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Bennett Peak
Highest point
Elevation 13,209 ft (4,026 m)
Prominence 1,743 ft (531 m)
Isolation 17.08 mi (27.49 km)
Listing
Geography
Location High point of Rio Grande County, Colorado, United States
Parent range San Juan Mountains
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Jasper, Colorado

Bennett Peak is a high and prominent mountain summit in the San Juan Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains System, in southwestern Colorado.

The 13,209-foot (4,026 m) thirteener is located in Rio Grande National Forest, 14.2 miles (22.8 km) south-southwest (bearing 198°) of the Town of Del Norte in Rio Grande County.

Bennett Peak is the highest point in Rio Grande County.

Historical names

  • Bennett Mountain
  • Bennett Peak
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