Alder Gulch

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Valley

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

Latitude, Longitude:
47.9152737°, -108.522647°
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Elevation

3993 ft. (1217 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. Alder Gulch is covered by the Zortman, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Ruby Gulch 0.1 mi
Pony Gulch 0.7 mi
Goslin Gulch 0.9 mi
Mill Gulch 4.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Collbran, CO 600 mi
Loma, CO 603 mi
Woody Creek, CO 603 mi
Fruita, CO 605 mi
Snowmass Village, CO 606 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Alder Gulch Mine Man-made 0.3 mi
Whitcomb Butte Land 0.3 mi
Zortman Cemetery Man-made 0.4 mi
Alder Gulch Number 5 Mine Man-made 0.6 mi
Pony Gulch Mine Man-made 0.9 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 ROY 24 NE MOBRI which is approximately 22 miles away and has an elevation of 2,313 feet (1,680 feet lower than Alder 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 .48" 30.8° 3.8°
February .36" 39.5° 10.2°
March .65" 49.5° 21.1°
April 1.00" 60.9° 30.5°
May 2.46" 70.6° 40.6°
June 2.50" 80.3° 48.8°
July 1.95" 87.4° 53.3°
August 1.69" 87.3° 51.6°
September 1.24" 75.4° 40.3°
October .68" 63.2° 29.7°
November .49" 44.1° 16.3°
December .48" 33.5° 6.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 54% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 89% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 87% of other locations on record.