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Lavender Peak
Lavender Peak is located in Colorado
Lavender Peak
Lavender Peak
Colorado
Elevation 13,233 ft (4,033 m)[1][2]
Prominence 408 ft (124 m)[2]
Isolation 0.50 mi (0.80 km)[2]
Parent peak Hesperus Mountain[2]
Location
Location Montezuma County, Colorado, United States[3]
Range La Plata Mountains[2]
Coordinates 37°26′30″N 108°04′49″W / 37.4416667°N 108.0802778°W / 37.4416667; -108.0802778Coordinates: 37°26′30″N 108°04′49″W / 37.4416667°N 108.0802778°W / 37.4416667; -108.0802778[3]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
La Plata, Colorado[2]
Climbing
Easiest route Scramble

Lavender Peak, elevation 13,233 ft (4,033 m), is a summit in the La Plata Mountains, a small subrange of the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado. The peak lies 0.4 miles (0.6 km) southeast of the more well-known Hesperus Mountain in the San Juan National Forest. Lavender Peak was named in honor of Dwight Garrigues Lavender (1911-1934), the author of a 1932 climbing guide to the San Juan Mountains.[3]

Historical names[edit]

  • Lavendar Peak
  • Lavender Peak – 1976 [3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The elevation of Lavender Peak includes an adjustment of +1.647 m (+5.40 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Lavender Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c d "Lavender Peak". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved November 5, 2014. 

External links[edit]


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