News | Summit Trip Reports | Partners | Low Point Reports | Dogs
Summary Topics: E-News Archive | Club News | Accidents | Obituaries | Books | Advisories | Site News
 

 Go to Forum Home  

comments

April 29 2000 at 10:48 AM
  (no login)


Response to Colorado Republican Reaches New Low

 

The lowest contours shown on the Topozone maps are 3350 for both the Arkansas and Republican Rivers, although the width is much greater at the Republican. Since there is an official publication (Elevations and distances in the United States by the USGS), I think we should stick with the Arkansas for now. It should be possible for someone to visit both points with a GPS. Any local takers (I am in Arkansas and don't have a GPS anyway!)?
However, Fred is correct that the Arikaree is even lower. There is a contour at 3330 and a point at 3321. This should be GPS'ed as well.
Thanks for a great job.

Bob

 
 Respond to this message   
 Copyright © 1999-2014 Network54. All rights reserved.   Terms of Use   Privacy Statement  
RSS Feed For This Forum
Privacy Statement | Network54 Terms and Conditions