Forbidden Peak, Washington

Prominence: 1055 ft, 322 m

Elevation: 8815 feet, 2687 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.51 mi, 2.43 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8820 ft / 2688 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 30' 42'' N; 121° 3' 31'' W
48.511626, -121.058516 (Dec Deg)
643385E 5374988N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkagit

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Lists that contain Forbidden Peak:
     Mountaineers Cascade Classic Peak Pin (Rank #18)
     Mountaineers Everett Classic Eight (Rank #7)
     Washington State 8200-foot Peaks (Rank #30)
     Smoot's "Climbing Washington's Mountains" 100 Peaks (Rank #21)
     Washington Bulger List (Rank #27)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Climbing Washingtons Mountains (Smoot)
       Summit Routes: Washington's 100 Highest Peaks (Stephenson, Bongiovanni)
       Washington's Highest Mountains: Basic Alpine and Glacier Routes (Goldman)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-08-04 by Sean Albert (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-13 by Sean Albert
     2014-07-27 by Lou Hibbard
     2014-08-09 by Andrew Fabian
     2014-08-09 by Devin Monas
     2014-09-14 by Stacia Glenn

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1055 ft/322 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1095 ft/334 m
  Line Parent: Boston Peak
  Key Col: Sharkfin Col    7760 ft/2365 m
Isolation1.51 mi/2.43 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Boston Peak  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Central North Cascades
Range6: Buckner-Boston Massif
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: North Cascades National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Stephen Mather Wilderness Area
Topo MapForbidden Peak O48121e1 1:24,000
First AscentJune 01, 1940
Fred Beckey (United States)

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