Palisades Peak, Washington

Prominence: 600 ft, 183 m

Elevation: 7040+ feet, 2146+ meters

True Isolation: 3.23 mi, 5.2 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 7040 - 7080 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 7044 ft / 2147 m
    (Range 7044 - 7084 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 56' 52'' N, 121° 36' 17'' W
46.947822, -121.604655 (Dec Deg)
606184 E 5200311 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPierce

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-09-24 by Eric J. Johnson
     2011-09-24 by Peter Airborne
     2014-07-22 by Henry Romer
     2014-10-05 by Chad Painter (GPS Track)
     2016-08-20 by Bob Keranen
     2016-09-24 by James Henderson

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Palisades Peak in the Sourdough Mountains of Mount Rainier National Park (2003-08-17). Photo by Tim Hagan.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 600 ft/183 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 640 ft/195 m
  Key Col: 6440 ft/1963 m
Isolation3.23 mi/5.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Fremont Lookout  (WSW)
Isolation Limit Point: 46° 55' 30'' N, 121° 39' 51'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Sourdough Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsPuyallup
Puget Sound
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rainier Wilderness Area
Topo MapWhite River Park O46121h5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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