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Flagstaff Mountain
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Highest point
Elevation 6,983 ft (2,128 m)
Isolation 0.77 mi (1.24 km)
Location Boulder County, Colorado, U.S.
Parent range Front Range
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Boulder, Colorado
Easiest route hike

Flagstaff Mountain is a foothill on the eastern flank of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 6,983-foot (2,128 m) peak is located in Boulder Mountain Park, 3.5 miles (5.6 km) southwest by west (bearing 239°) of downtown Boulder in Boulder County, Colorado, United States.


Flagstaff Mountain offers scenic day and night views of Boulder, Metropolitan Denver, and the surrounding mountains. There are hiking and bike trails, picnic areas, the Summit Nature Center, and an outdoor amphitheatre.

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