Mount Fernow, Washington

Prominence: 2811 ft, 857 m

Elevation: 9249 feet, 2819 meters

True Isolation: 5.89 mi, 9.48 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9254 ft / 2820 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 9' 45'' N, 120° 48' 27'' W
48.16247, -120.807521 (Dec Deg)
663031 E 5336683 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChelan

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Lists that contain Mount Fernow:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #238)
     Washington State Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #60)
     Washington State Top 200 by Prominence (Rank #60)
     Mountaineers Cascade Classic Peak Pin (Rank #3)
     Washington State Top 100 Peaks (Rank #11)
     Smoot's "Climbing Washington's Mountains" 100 Peaks (Rank #8)
     Cascade Range 9000-foot Peaks (Rank #20)
     Washington Bulger List (Rank #8)
     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Rank #11)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #123)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Climbing Washingtons Mountains (Smoot)
       Summit Routes: Washington's 100 Highest Peaks (Stephenson, Bongiovanni)
       Cascade Alpine Guide, Vol. 2 (Beckey)
       Washington's Highest Mountains: Basic Alpine and Glacier Routes (Goldman)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-06-03 by Joshua Ricardi
     2013-08-18 by Craig Weiland (GPS Track)
     2015-07-03 by Joshua Ricardi
     2015-07-19 by Aaron Farmer
     2015-07-30 by Sean Albert (GPS Track)
     2015-09-30 by Adam Walker

View ascents of peak by registered members (68 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The last bit of scrambling to the summit of Fernow. Seven Fingered Jack is visible on the left (2014-06-22). Photo by Zak Griffith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2811 ft/857 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2811 ft/857 m
  Line Parent: Bonanza Peak-Southwest Peak
  Key Col: Cloudy Pass    6438 ft/1962 m
Isolation5.89 mi/9.48 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bonanza Peak  (NNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 48° 14' 18'' N, 120° 51' 57'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Entiat Mountains (Highest Point)
Range6: North Entiat Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Pacific Ocean
Entiat (HP)
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Glacier Peak Wilderness Area
Topo MapHolden O48120b7 1:24,000
First AscentAugust, 1932
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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