Mount Wire, Utah

Prominence: 103 ft, 31 m

Elevation: 7143 feet, 2177 meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.14 mi, 3.44 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7146 ft / 2178 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 46' 14'' N; 111° 47' 54'' W
40.770619, -111.798377 (Dec Deg)
432623E 4513601N Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSalt Lake
City/TownEmigration Canyon

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1996-07-13 by David Lance Martin
     2006-05-17 by Mike Gourley
     2007-05-23 by Mike Gourley
     2007-11-02 by Mike Gourley
     2008-05-11 by Mike Gourley
     2011-12-10 by Dean Molen
     2014-04-27 by Dan Robrecht (GPS Track)
     2015-01-25 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2015-02-22 by Riley Peper (GPS Track)
     2015-03-16 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2015-03-28 by Jeremy Haddock
     2016-03-27 by ALICIA BAKER
     2016-04-04 by Dan Robrecht (GPS Track)
     2016-04-17 by David Allen
     2016-05-08 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (72 total)

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Tower at the summit (2015-02-22). Photo by Riley Peper.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 103 ft/31 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 143 ft/43 m
  Key Col: 7040 ft/2146 m
Isolation2.14 mi/3.44 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Perkins Hill-North Summit  (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: Northern Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsGreat Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Red Butte Canyon RNA
Topo MapFort Douglas O40111g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Dennis Barrett.
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