Gore Range

Gore Range (HM2ECK)

Location: Estes Park, CO 80517 Larimer County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 25.958', W 105° 46.111'

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Terra Tomah Mountain · 12,718ft (3877m)
Mt. Julian · 12,928ft (3940m)
Mt. Cracktop · 12,760ft (3889m)
Mt. Ida · 12,880ft (3926m)
Baker Mountain · 12,397ft (3779m)
Mt. Stratus · 12,480ft (3804m)
Mt. Nimbus · 12,706ft (3873m)
Mt. Cumulus · 12,725ft (3878m)
Howard Mountain · 12,797ft (3901m)
Mt. Cirrus · 12,797ft (3901m)
Lead Mountain · 12,474ft (3802m)

Early ExplorersThe Gore Range on the horizon was named for Sir St. George Gore, an Irish aristocrat who was led there on a hunting expedition in 1854 by mountain man Jim Bridger.
In 1976 Congress set aside 133,000 acres of the Gore Range as Eagles Nest Wilderness Area, which remains nearly as wild today as when Gore and Bridger first entered it.
(photo captions) · Jim Bridger, 1860 · Sir St. George Gore's pack train, 1854
Placed ByNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
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Date Added Friday, February 15th, 2019 at 10:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 434815 N 4476060
Decimal Degrees40.43263333, -105.76851667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 25.958', W 105° 46.111'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 25' 57.48" N, 105° 46' 6.6599999999998" W
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Area Code(s)970
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near US-34, Estes Park CO 80517, US
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