Enchanted Rock, Texas

Prominence: 425 ft, 129 m

Elevation: 1825 feet, 556 meters

Approx. Isolation: 14.92 mi, 24.01 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1825 ft / 556 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)30° 30' 23'' N; 98° 49' 8'' W
30.506471, -98.818835 (Dec Deg)
517384E 3374923N Zone 14 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLlano

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1971 by Scott Cockrell
     2007-05-05 by Matthias Ihl
     2009-03-27 by Bruce Dyleski
     2009-11-21 by Casey Ajalat (GPS Track)
     2011-03-17 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2011-12-27 by Marcus Lostracco
     2012-02-06 by Ben Lostracco
     2012-10-08 by Terry Matula (GPS Track)
     2014-08-09 by Rob Anthony
     2015-01-05 by William Musser
     2015-05-31 by William Musser
     2015-07-26 by kevin marvin

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Enchanted Rock is a unique granite dome over 400 feet tall located in the Hill Country of central Texas. A U.S. Geological Survey marker is located on the "summit" high point of the rock which rises above the surrounding countryside providing expansive views in all directions. There are hundreds of rock climbing routes around the rock
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Pink granite summit of Enchanted Rock (2013-05-09). Photo by John McHugh.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 425 ft/129 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 425 ft/129 m
  Key Col: 1400 ft/427 m
Isolation14.92 mi/24.01 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cross Mountain  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Great Plains
Range4: Southern Great Plains
Range5: Edwards Plateau
Range6: Hill Country
Drainage BasinsColorado [TX]
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapEnchanted Rock O30098e7 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Bruce Dyleski.
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Enchanted Rock as seen from top of nearby Turkey Peak (2015-05-31). Photo by William Musser.
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