Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
Stunning Pikes Peak is the highest summit of the southern Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, in North America. The summit is higher than any point in the United States east of its longitude.
The ultra-prominent 14,115-foot fourteener is located in Pike National Forest, 12.0 miles west by south of downtown Colorado Springs, Colorado. The mountain is named in honor of American explorer Zebulon Pike, who was unable to reach the summit.
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