Longs Peak

Longs Peak
/lawngz, longz/
a peak in N Colorado, in the Rocky Mountain National Park. 14,255 ft. (4345 m).

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      mountain peak in the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, Boulder county, north-central Colorado, U.S. It is the highest peak (14,255 feet [4,345 metres]) in Rocky Mountain National Park and the northernmost “fourteener” in Colorado. It was named in honour of Major Stephen H. Long, an American army officer and explorer who encountered it in 1820. Several hiking trails lead to the summit.

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  • Longs Peak — Höhe 4.345 m …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Longs Peak — Vue du Longs Peak. Géographie Altitude 4 345 m Massif Front Range (montagnes Rocheuses) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Longs Peak — Longs′ Peak′ [[t]lɔŋz, lɒŋz[/t]] n. geg a peak in N central Colorado, in Rocky Mountain National Park. 14,255 ft. (4345 m) …   From formal English to slang

  • Longs Peak — [lôŋz] [after S. H. Long (1784 1864), U.S. engineer] peak of the Rocky Mountains, in NC Colo.: 14,255 ft (4,345 m) …   English World dictionary

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  • Longs Peak — /lɒŋz ˈpik/ (say longz peek) noun a mountain in the Rocky Mountains in northern Colorado; the highest peak in the Rocky Mountain National Park. 4344 m …  

  • Longs Peak — /lawngz, longz/ a peak in N Colorado, in the Rocky Mountain National Park. 14,255 ft. (4345 m) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Longs Peak — geographical name mountain 14,255 feet (4345 meters) N central Colorado in Front Range in Rocky Mountain National Park …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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