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Uncompahgre Pin
  • Uncompahgre Pin
  • Uncompahgre Pin
  • Uncompahgre Pin
  • 1 inch diameter
  • Cast in fine pewter
  • Military clutch back
  • Mounted on story card
Place Name: Uncompahgre Peak
Elevation: 14,309 ft.
Coordinates: N38° 04' 18'' W107° 27' 41''
Location: San Juan Range, Colorado, USA
MarkerSleuth Photo Contributor: Alfred R. Kroulik, Jr., 1999
Uncompahgre Peak is the highest of six peaks over 14,000 feet in the San Juan Range of Colorado. It is rated as a "walk up" and considered to be one of the easier fourteeners to climb.51e Ute Indian language, suggesting volcanic origins. According to GNIS (Geographic Names Information System), the mountain was named after the Uncompahgre River.