Key Col for Mount Watson

Col Elevation: 10,630- feet, 3240- meters

Key Col for:Mount Watson  (12,497 ft/3809 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3240 - 3200 m
    (40-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)59° 0' 21'' N; 137° 31' 45'' W
59.005775, -137.529128 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1867 ft/569 m
Optimistic: 1998 ft/609 m
Average: 1932 ft/589 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Root
Prominence Parent: Mount Root
Island Parent: Mount Root
Ridgewalk Distance:2.91 mi/4.68 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionYakutat

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: Saint Elias Mountains
Range4: Fairweather Range
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
Wilderness/Special Area: Glacier Bay Wilderness Area
Topo MapSkagway A-7    I59137a3    1:63,360

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Watson to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount WatsonUSA-AK12,4971867 Minor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska/Gulf of Alaska  
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 10,630  Minor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska/Gulf of Alaska0.920.92
Peak 3760USA-AK12,3361378 Minor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska/Gulf of Alaska0.841.77
(Unnamed Col) 10,958  Minor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska/Gulf of Alaska0.652.41
LINE PARENT: Mount RootCanada/USA12,8872913 Minor Streams of Canada/SE Alaska/Gulf of Alaska0.52.91
PROM PARENT: Mount RootCanada/USA12,8872913    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount RootCanada/USA12,8872913    

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