Mount Blaurock facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Blaurock
|Elevation||13,623 ft (4,152 m)|
|Prominence||436 ft (133 m)|
|Isolation||1.62 mi (2.61 km)|
|Parent peak||La Plata Peak|
|Location||Chaffee County, Colorado, U.S.|
|Parent range||Sawatch Range,
|Topo map||USGS 7.5' topographic map
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Mount Blaurock is a high mountain summit of the Collegiate Peaks in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains of North America. The 13,623-foot (4,152 m) thirteener is located in San Isabel National Forest, 21.1 miles (33.9 km) northwest by west (bearing 307°) of the Town of Buena Vista in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States. Mount Blaurock was named in honor of Carl Blaurock, a co-founder of the Colorado Mountain Club and one of the first two persons to climb all of Colorado's fourteeners.
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