|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 44' 49'' North , 104° 54' 41'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.74721,-104.91164|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
A 9,528 foot (2,904 meter) summit on the Pikes Peak massif in the Pike National Forest, about 8 miles (13 km) from Colorado Springs.
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54 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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1000 - 1600 Ma
|Rocks of Pikes Peak Batholith (1000-m.y. age group)|
Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)
Description: Includes Pikes Peak, Mount Rosa, Windy Point, and Redskin Granites and unnamed rocks
Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. 
1600 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529.