El Castillo is a mountain range in Colombia with an elevation of 5111 metres. El Castillo is within the following mountain ranges: Colombian Andes, Sierra Nevada del Cocuy. Its territory is within the Colombian protection area of Chingaza National Park. It is located at the Colombian province of Boyaca. Its slopes are at the Colombian city of Guican.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM filled with ASTER (5111m), TanDEM-X(5133m), , El Castillo is about 5111 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 3253 meters so its prominence is 1858 meters. El Castillo is listed as mountain range, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 36.35%.
|Key Col Alt||3253|
|Parent Peak||Ritacuba Blanco 6.49417,-72.2977|
|Dominance Class||mountain range|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5111|
|First Ascent info||Frederic and Dora Eisenhut de Marmillod (Switzerland), Erwin Kraus (Colombia) - 01/12/1943|
|First Ascent Source||BOOK: Le Ande AUTHOR: Mario Fantin DATE: 1979 PAGE: 67 / BOOK: Mountaineering in the Andes AUTHOR: Jill Neate DATE: 1985 PAGE: 95|
|Colombia Protection Area||Chingaza National Park|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Colombian Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Sierra Nevada del Cocuy|