Monarch Pass


Monarch Pass - Chaffee / Gunnison Counties - Colorado - 11,312 feet - On the Continental Divide
(other name - Agate)
North Fork Agate Creek to west, South Arkansas River to east.

US-50 west of Poncha Springs
pavement - road bike

#71 - photos by Randy Bishop, 08/12/2006


At the summit.

At the summit.

At the summit.

06/11/2005


At the summit.

At the summit.



From United States Board on Geographic Names:
Feature Name ID Class County State Latitude Longitude Ele(ft) Map BGN Date Entry Date
Monarch Pass 189720 Gap Chaffee CO 392948N 1061932W 11306 Pahlone Peak 01-JAN-1945 13-OCT-1978

Other geographic features in the area, from United States Board on Geographic Names:
Feature Name ID Class County State Latitude Longitude Ele(ft) Map BGN Date Entry Date
Original Monarch Pass 1675537 Gap Chaffee CO 383041N 1062049W 11532 Garfield 01-JAN-1996 13-OCT-1978
Old Monarch Pass 189721 Gap Chaffee CO 382948N 1062017W 11365 Pahlone Peak 01-JAN-1945 13-OCT-1978


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