|Elevation||12,088 ft (3,684 m) NAVD 88|
|Prominence||2,159 ft (658 m) |
|Listing||Colorado prominent summits|
|Location||Gunnison County, Colorado, U.S.|
|Parent range||West Elk Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Mount Axtell|
Carbon Peak, elevation 12,088 ft (3,684 m), is a summit in the West Elk Mountains of Colorado. The peak is southwest of Crested Butte in the Gunnison National Forest. Carbon peak is a laccolith formed during the mid-Tertiary period, and is part of the “laccolith triangle” as described by the Colorado Geological Survey. 
- "CARBON". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2013-06-20.
- "Carbon Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2013-06-20.
- "Carbon Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-06-20.
- Branda, Alex; Swanbom, Lief; Burton, Bradford R. (September 25, 2016). "Structural geology and emplacement history of the Carbon Peak laccolith, Gunnison County, Colorado". GSA Annual Meeting. Denver, Colorado: Geological Society of America. doi:10.1130/abs/2016AM-283853.
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