Prusik Peak, Washington

Prominence: 160 ft, 48 m

Elevation: 8000+ feet, 2438+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.4 mi, 0.65 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 8000 - 8040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 8005 ft / 2439 m
    (Range 8005 - 8045 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 29' 15'' N; 120° 47' 4'' W
47.487398, -120.784552 (Dec Deg)
666889E 5261708N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChelan

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Lists that contain Prusik Peak:
     Wenatchee Mountains "Back Court" Top 100 (Unranked)
     Smoot's "Climbing Washington's Mountains" 100 Peaks (Rank #32)
     Peaks with Highest Ascent Quality Ratings (Rank #17)
     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Unranked)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Climbing Washingtons Mountains (Smoot)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1996-09-22 by Austin Smith
     2002-07-25 by Karen Schraven
     2006-09-13 by Brian Alexander
     2011-06-12 by Aaron Nash
     2011-07-10 by Aaron Nash
     2012-06-17 by Chad Painter (Unsuccessful)
     2014-06-08 by Jeffrey Wright
     2014-06-08 by Priti Wright
     2014-09-27 by Andreas W
     2014-10-10 by Andrew Fabian
     2014-10-10 by Jason Curtis
     2015-06-06 by Susan Shih
     2015-06-20 by Jeffrey Wright
     2015-07-09 by Chad Straub (GPS Track)
     2015-08-02 by Charles Sidlinger
     2016-08-06 by Adrien Favre-Bully
     2016-08-20 by Sherrie Trecker
     2016-09-07 by Sandeep Kumar

View ascents of peak by registered members (84 total)

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Me on summit of Prusik Peak (2016-09-07). Photo by Sandeep Kumar.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/72 m
  Line Parent: High Priest
  Key Col: 7840 ft/2390 m
Isolation0.4 mi/0.65 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    High Priest  (ENE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Wenatchee Mountains
Range6: Stuart Range
Drainage BasinsWenatchee
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area
Topo MapEnchantment Lakes O47120d7 1:24,000
First Ascent1948
Fred Beckey (United States)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Prusik Peak. Picture by Robert Wang (2016-09-07). Photo by Sandeep Kumar.
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