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Blair Mountain
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Highest point
Elevation 11,465 ft (3,495 m)
Prominence 1,736 ft (529 m)
Isolation 11.50 mi (18.51 km)
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Colorado range high points
Geography
Location Garfield County, Colorado, U.S.
Parent range Highest summit of the
White River Plateau
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Blair Mountain, Colorado

Blair Mountain is the highest summit of the White River Plateau in the Rocky Mountains of North America. The prominent 11,465-foot (3,495 m) peak is located in White River National Forest, 17.5 miles (28.2 km) north by west (bearing 344°) of the City of Glenwood Springs in Garfield County, Colorado, United States.

Mountain

Historical names

  • Bald
  • Bald Mountain
  • Baldy
  • Blair Mountain – 1928
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