14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

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Re: 14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

Postby dsunwall » Mon Feb 11, 2013 8:11 am

DaveLanders wrote:I ran into a guy on the summit of Mt Sopris last summer that had an app on his smart phone which
identified peaks that were visible from the summit. Sorry, I don't remember the name of the app.

Peak AR, works very well, it even has the low peaks. It can be off by a few degrees but generally its close enough. http://peakar.salzburgresearch.at/

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Re: 14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

Postby keith_stone » Tue Feb 12, 2013 11:53 am

Thanks for the responses, I'm going to check out peak AR. That seems pretty crazy that you can La Plata from there.

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Re: 14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

Postby YooperJonKornely » Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:03 pm

I've got a very similar App on my iPhone, it's called "Peaks", or otherwise known as Matterhorn Peaks by Augmented Outdoors. Cool app for finding and identifying peaks.

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Re: 14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

Postby ajkagy » Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:16 pm

castle/conundrum for sure. From the summit you can see pyramid, Maroon, Capital/Snowmass on a clear day. Never thought about the Sawatch, but I imagine it's possible since it's really not that far away


This photo was taken from the summit this past fall with my phone so the clarity isn't that great and you can clearly see pyramid, maroon and capital/snowmass in the distance...hope that helps.

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Re: 14ers seen from Mt. Crested Butte

Postby gb » Tue Feb 12, 2013 12:43 pm

The San Juans are quite visible as well- san luis, uncompahgre, sneffels, etc


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