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Mount Antero  Colorado   #12390
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / US Rockies / Colorado Rockies

Height: 4349 m <- 14269 feet
Prominence?: 763 m above Williams Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Harvard (28.5 km away, at bearing 347 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Elbert (52.0 km away)

Location:   38.67410,-106.24616     38:40:27, -106:14:46   13S 391597 4281349 (27 km NW of Salida).   AreaCode: DK86/GC74
This peak is #10 on the Height List for Colorado . This peak is #37 in Prominence List for Colorado .Mount Antero is located in the Sawatch Range in central Colorado. A jeep road climbs high up to the base of the south ridge. From here the summit is an easy ridge scramble. The mountain is prized for its gemstone deposits and has one of the highest concentrations of aquamarine in the US, and there are several active private mining claims on the mountain and surrounding peaks.

The prominence walk for this peak runs west back to the continental divide, then north along the divide.

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