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Red Castle
Red Castle (12700', 12566', 12825') viewed across Red Castle Lake. September-28-2009

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lcarreauThat thing LOOKS like a castle

lcarreau

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in every sense of the word, and I had not
realized (until now) that it has three summits.

Zee, your amazing ability to communicate beta
in a way that aspires us really kills me !!!
Posted Nov 4, 2009 9:21 pm

ZeeJayRe: That thing LOOKS like a castle

ZeeJay

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Thank you Larry. There's actually 5 summits on the ridge with over 200' of prominence. There's an easy one off to the right/south, and a hard one off to the left/north. I think the 3 northernmost ones are most commonly thought of as Red Castle and are labeled as such on the map, but Scott calls the one on the right in the picture, the highest one, Red Castle.
Posted Nov 4, 2009 10:40 pm

lcarreauRe: That thing LOOKS like a castle...

lcarreau

Voted 10/10

Yes, Scott's an amazing resource as far as
northern Utah and the Colorado Plateau goes.

Your shot of Red Castle could almost pass as
an ocean shot - just imagine Red Castle Lake
being part of an inland sea lapping against
the sides of Red Castle.

Do you hear the waves crashing along its sides ???
Posted Nov 5, 2009 2:21 pm

ZeeJayRe: That thing LOOKS like a castle...

ZeeJay

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It was a little windy, so I did hear the waves lapping, but not crashing.
Posted Nov 5, 2009 5:31 pm

TyeDyeTwinsYet another great....

TyeDyeTwins

Voted 10/10

All your pictures of the Uinta mountains make it hard to believe that its in Utah. Thanks for sharing
Posted Nov 8, 2009 3:12 pm

ZeeJayRe: Yet another great....

ZeeJay

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Thanks, what I like about Utah is that it is so varied. The Uintas look completely different from the Wasatch.
Posted Nov 8, 2009 5:28 pm

daveyboyWell composed:-

daveyboy

Voted 10/10

That is a well composed shot. The cliffs the water and the foreground. Great.
David.
Posted Nov 14, 2009 4:30 pm

ZeeJayRe: Well composed:-

ZeeJay

Hasn't voted

Thanks David!
Posted Nov 14, 2009 11:16 pm

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ZeeJaySubmitted by ZeeJay
on Nov 3, 2009 8:33 am

Image ID: 570055
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Lat/Lon: 40.79575°N / 110.46635°W
Object Title: Red Castle

Image Type(s): Scenery