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Rank
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28 of 53
Elevation ...................................................14,148'
Range ...................................................Mosquito
County ...................................................Park, Lake
Lat/Long ...................................................39º 20' 23" N, 106º 08' 22" W
39.339542, 106.139946

Variant Names ...................................................Democrat Mountain
Location ...................................................Mt. Democrat is near the Continental Divide and close to the town of Alma. It is 1 - 2 miles from Mt. Bross (14,172') and Mt. Lincoln (14,286').
Nearby Towns ...................................................Fairplay, Alma and Leadville
Nearby 14ers ...................................................Mt. Lincoln, Mt. Bross, Quandary Peak
History ...................................................-
Maps ...................................................USGS Quads: Climax, Alma
Trails Illustrated: #109
Road Access ...................................................2WD access to 11,400' via Kite Lake Road from the south.
Rough 2WD access to 12,000' via Kite Lake Road from the south.
Severe 4WD access from the northwest via Platte Gulch above Montgomery Reservoir.
2WD access to 11,000' (south of Fremont Pass) from the northwest.
4WD access to 11,400' (south of Fremont Pass and continue on a dirt road) from the northwest.
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Standard Route ...................................................
East Slopes
Difficulty:   Class 2 
Trailhead: Kite Lake
Trailhead Elev.: 12,000 feet
Elevation Gain: 2,150 feet
Trip Length: 4 miles
Exposure: Mild exposure in the area but not along the immediate route. 1


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