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Howson Peak, Washington


Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 5440+ feet, 1658+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.06 mi, 1.71 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5440 - 5480 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5444 ft / 1659 m
    (Range 5444 - 5484 ft)
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 20' 36'' N; 121° 3' 58'' W
47.343238, -121.066181 (Dec Deg)
646073E 5245121N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/Second Level RegionKittitas
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     2014-05-08 by Tim Hagan (GPS Track)

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The Howson Creek Trail #1349, just past the entrance to the Cle Elum River campground at about 2,250', allows quick access. There is lots of parking on the left side of the road and a trail pass is not required.


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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Key Col: 5280 ft/1609 m
Isolation1.06 mi/1.71 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Not so Sasse Peak  (N)
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: Teanaway Area
Drainage BasinsYakima
Columbia
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Alpine Lakes Management Unit OCD
Topo MapCle Elum Lake O47121c1 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Fred Beavon.



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