from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A mountain, 4,364.2 m (14,309 ft) high, in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado. It is the highest elevation in the range.
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- n. the highest peak in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado (14,309 feet high)
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One of the most interesting and impressive localities in the Rockies lies around Mt. Wetterhorn, Mt. Coxcomb, and Uncompahgre Peak.
Windy Point Overlook, approximately 1 mile west of the pass, offers views of numerous peaks that are above 13,000 feet, including the impressive 14,309-foot Uncompahgre Peak.