Tai Mo Shan, Hong Kong

Prominence: 897 m, 2943 ft

Elevation: 957 meters, 3140 feet

Approx. Isolation: 299.99 km, 186.4 mi
Alternate Name(s)大霧山; 大帽山; Dàwùshān
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)22° 24' 37'' N; 114° 7' 28'' E
22.410254, 114.124552 (Dec Deg)
203966E 2481071N Zone 50 (UTM)
CountryHong Kong (Highest Point)

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1974 11 by Michael Schwartz
     1996-07-13 by Greg Slayden (Unsuccessful)
     2007-03-04 by Bartek Skorupa
     2011-11-15 by Brian Friedrich
     2011-12-13 by Lyngve Skrede

View ascents of peak by registered members (19 total)

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Hong Kong's highest hill is crowned with a radar station, now probably controlled by the Chinese Army and even harder to visit than it was in 1996 (1996-07-13).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 897 m/2943 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 917 m/3008 ft
  Key Col: 60 m/197 ft
Isolation299.99 km/186.4 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Datian Ding  (W)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: Asia
Range2: East China
Range3: Wuyi Shan
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Central China
Pacific Ocean
Route #1 Closed Road for Hiking
Trailhead: Route Twisk Pass 400 m/1312 ft
Vertical Gain: 557 m/1828 ft
Distance (one way): 3.22 km/2 mi
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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