Mount Boising, Papua New Guinea

Prominence: 3709 m, 12168 ft

Elevation: 4150 meters, 13,615 feet

Approx. Isolation: 150.2 km, 93.33 mi
Alternate Name(s)Finisterre Range High Point
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)5° 57' 13'' S; 146° 22' 31'' E
-5.95373, 146.37526 (Dec Deg)
430853E 9341871N Zone 55 (UTM)
CountryPapua New Guinea

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     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #41)
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     Australia/Oceania Range3 High Points (Rank #4)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-06-25 by Petter Bjørstad
     2015-08-14 by Rob Woodall (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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This is the highest point in the remote Finisterre Range of Papua-New Guinea. The first ascent was on June 25. 2014.

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Mount Boising as seen from Sapsap (last camp) (2014-06-25). Photo by Petter Bjørstad.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3709 m/12,168 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3709 m/12,168 ft
  Key Col: 441 m/1447 ft
Isolation150.2 km/93.33 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Wilhelm  (W)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: Australia-Oceania
Range2: New Guinea
Range3: Northern New Guinea Coast Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsIslands-Oceania-Pacific
Pacific Ocean
IslandNew Guinea
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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