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Not to be confused with Gothic Mountains or Gothic Peak.
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Gothic Mountain
Gothic Mountain
A view of the Gothic Mountain from Crested Butte in 2010.
Highest point
Elevation 12,631 ft (3,850 m)
Prominence 1,645 ft (501 m)
Isolation 2.73 mi (4.39 km)
Listing Colorado prominent summits
Geography
Location Gunnison County, Colorado, U.S.
Parent range Elk Mountains
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
Oh-be-joyful, Colorado

Gothic Mountain is a prominent mountain summit in the Elk Mountains range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 12,631-foot (3,850 m) peak is located in Gunnison National Forest, 1.1 miles (1.8 km) west by south (bearing 260°) of the ghost town of Gothic in Gunnison County, Colorado, United States. Gothic Mountain takes its name from its pinnacles said to resemble Gothic architecture.

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