At a Glance. Eva) along the Rocky Mountains. (Not my proudest of moments. I am still not sure I reached the true summit of Flora. Berthoud Pass - Mines Peak AWOS (0CO) The Berthoud Pass Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) is located at 12,493 feet MSL, 1 mile east of the Berthoud Pass summit, at the summit of Mines Peak. As mentioned earlier, at the top of Colorado Mines Peak is a weather station. Colorado mining history is a chronology of precious metal mining (e.g., mining for gold and silver), fuel extraction (e.g., mining for uranium and coal), building material quarrying (iron, gypsum, marble), and rare earth mining (titanium, tellurium).. Eva, Mt. An Adventure Projects staff member will review this and take an appropriate action, but we generally don't reply. The trek to Parry Peak crosses three other peaks (Colorado Mines Peak, Mt. There is a nice rocky outcrop overlooking the … on Jun 1, 2011 11:02 pm. 22 May 2011 « PREV NEXT » Sarah Simon. Er führt vorbei an herrlichen Aussichtspunkten und es gibt schöne Wildblumen und oftmals Wildtiere zu sehen. Comments & voting; Other parents; Image ID: 719578. Colorado Mines Peak is covered by the Berthoud Pass, CO US Topo Map quadrant The total distance from Colorado Mines Peak to Mount Flora is 1.9 miles with 350 feet of elevation loss and about 1000 feet of elevation gain. From time to time, circumstances arise that cause the School to close its operations. Colorado Mines Peak is just 362 metres (1,190 feet) straight up from Berthoud Pass off of U.S. Highway 40 in north central Colorado. It really doesn't get in the way of views, plus it helped shield us from heavy winds at the top (be sure to bring a windbreaker!) The total distance from Berthoud Pass to Mount Flora is 3.6 miles one way with about 2200 feet total elevation gain and 350 feet elevation loss. Check the wind forecast for Colorado Mines Peak/Berthoud Heliport when you search for the best travel destinations for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacations in United States. <