Dyer Mountain facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDyer Mountain
Dyer Mountain, seen from Gemini Peak
|Elevation||13,862 ft (4,225 m)|
|Prominence||475 ft (145 m)|
|Isolation||0.88 mi (1.42 km)|
|Location||Lake and Park counties, Colorado, United States|
|Parent range||Mosquito Range|
|Topo map||USGS 7.5' topographic map
Mount Sherman, Colorado
Dyer Mountain is a high mountain summit in the Mosquito Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,862-foot (4,225 m) thirteener is located 5.9 miles (9.5 km) east (bearing 95°) of the City of Leadville, Colorado, United States, on the drainage divide separating Lake County from Park County. The mountain was named in honor of frontier preacher John Lewis Dyer.
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