Leaps Gulch



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.6376499°, -106.8580767°
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7979 ft. (2432 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Leaps Gulch is covered by the Almont, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Fisher Gulch 1.1 mi
Lost Canyon Gulch 1.3 mi
Lost Canyon Gulch 2.9 mi
Sheep Gulch 3.1 mi
Tepee Gulch 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Ropers Work Center Man-made 0.6 mi
Almont Campground Man-made 1.3 mi
Gunnison Highline Canal Water 1.4 mi
Taylor River Water 1.9 mi
East River Water 1.9 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is GUNNISON 3 SW which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 7,640 feet (339 feet lower than Leaps Gulch). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .77" 25.3° -6.1°
February .60" 30.9° -0.5°
March .54" 42.4° 13.9°
April .63" 53.8° 21.6°
May .82" 64.7° 29.8°
June .60" 75.2° 36.1°
July 1.24" 79.8° 42.3°
August 1.70" 77.8° 40.8°
September .99" 70.9° 32.2°
October .73" 60.3° 21.6°
November .57" 42.7° 10.6°
December .76" 29.3° -2.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 98% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 95% of other locations on record.