Black Butte, Oregon

Prominence: 3076 ft, 938 m

Elevation: 6436 feet, 1962 meters

Approx. Isolation: 10.81 mi, 17.4 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6440 ft / 1963 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 23' 59'' N; 121° 38' 8'' W
44.399754, -121.635449 (Dec Deg)
608665E 4917180N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionJefferson

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Lists that contain Black Butte:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #364)
     Oregon Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #19)
     Oregon Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #19)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2000-08-19 by John Naleway
     2008-08-04 by Robbie Mize
     2010-07-10 by George Burgess (GPS Track)
     2011-08-07 by Michael Wanberg
     2013-08-03 by Alex Lockard (GPS Track)
     2013-12-25 by jeff carr
     2014-07-15 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2014-10-12 by Eric Thornton (GPS Track)
     2015-05-24 by Ken Russell
     2015-08-30 by Daniel Mick

View ascents of peak by registered members (82 total)

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Black Butte Fire Lookout (2004-08-06). Photo by Dennis Poulin.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3076 ft/938 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3096 ft/944 m
  Key Col: 3360 ft/1024 m
Isolation10.81 mi/17.4 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Black Crater  (SSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: Oregon Cascades
Range5: Santiam Pass Area
Drainage BasinsDeschutes [OR]
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Deschutes National Forest
Topo MapBlack Butte O44121d6 1:24,000
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Black Butte summit facing West? Current fire tower not visible in mist just beyond trees in background (2015-08-30). Photo by Daniel Mick.
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