Uncompahgre Plateau
geographical name tableland W Colorado SW of the Gunnison

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Uncompahgre National Forest — is a U.S. National Forest covering 955,229 acres (1,492.55 sq mi, or 3,865.68 km²) [ [http://www.fs.fed.us/land/staff/lar/2007/TABLE 6.htm Table 6 NFS Acreage by State, Congressional District and County] United States Forest Service September 30 …   Wikipedia

  • Uncompahgre Valley — The Uncompahgre Valley is an agricultural valley of the Uncompahgre River around the town of Montrose in the western part of the U.S. state of Colorado. The valley is bounded to the south and east by the San Juan Mountains and to the west by the… …   Wikipedia

  • Uncompahgre National Forest — Colorado mit dem Uncompahgre National Forest der mit Rot gekennzeichnet ist. Der Uncompahgre National Forest in ein 4000 km² großer National Forest im Südwesten des US Bundesstaates Colorado in den Countys Gunnison, Hinsdale, Mesa, Montrose …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Uncompahgre Peak — Infobox Mountain Name = Uncompahgre Peak Photo = Uncompahgre peak.jpg Caption = Uncompahgre Peak from the west Elevation = convert|14309|ft|m|0|lk=on Location = Colorado, United States Range = San Juan Mountains Coordinates =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Unaweep Canyon — is a geologically distinct canyon that cuts across the Uncompahgre Plateau in western Colorado. One interpretation holds that in ancient times, the Dolores River flowed through Unaweep Canyon and into the Gunnison River south of present day Grand …   Wikipedia

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