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Rank
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18 of 53
Elevation ...................................................14,197'
Range ...................................................Sawatch
County ...................................................Chaffee
Lat/Long ...................................................38º 57' 39" N, 106º 21' 38" W
38.960575, 106.360832

Variant Names ...................................................-
Location ...................................................Belford is 1.3 miles northeast of Missouri Mountain (14,067') and 1.25 miles west of Mt. Oxford (14,153') in the Sawatch range. Mt. Oxford is 3 miles north of Mt. Harvard (14,420').
Nearby Towns ...................................................Granite, Buena Vista and Leadville
Nearby 14ers ...................................................Mt. Oxford, Missouri Mountain
History ...................................................-
Maps ...................................................USGS Quads: Mt. Harvard, Winfield
Trails Illustrated: #129
Road Access ...................................................2WD dirt road access to 9,650' from the north via CR 390. This road leads to (and past) the Missouri Gulch trailhead for Mt. Belford, Mt. Oxford, and Missouri Mountain.
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Standard Route ...................................................
Northwest Ridge
Difficulty:   Class 2 
Trailhead: Missouri Gulch
Trailhead Elev.: 9,650 feet
Elevation Gain: 4,500 feet
Trip Length: 8 miles
Exposure: Mild exposure in the area but not along the immediate route. 1


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