Kessler Peak, Utah

Prominence: 443 ft, 135 m

Elevation: 10,403 feet, 3171 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.88 mi, 3.03 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,407 ft / 3172 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 37' 30'' N; 111° 40' 8'' W
40.62511, -111.668887 (Dec Deg)
443428E 4497357N Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSalt Lake

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-06-29 by James Barlow
     2012-07-14 by Darin Wilson
     2014-06-03 by Matt Dolan

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This peak sticks out from the main Cottonwood Ridge and is very prominent when looking up Big Cottonwood Canyon from the Salt Lake Valley. It is most easily reached by hiking from Mill D South Fork and making your way up to the ridge south of the summit.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 443 ft/135 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 483 ft/147 m
  Key Col: 9960 ft/3036 m
Isolation1.88 mi/3.03 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Flagstaff  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wasatch Range
Range5: Central Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsGreat Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Topo MapMount Aire O40111f6 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.

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