Needle Point, Oregon

Prominence: 1458 ft, 445 m

Elevation: 9018 feet, 2749 meters

Approx. Isolation: 3.45 mi, 5.55 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9023 ft / 2750 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 7' 39'' N; 117° 21' 8'' W
45.127418, -117.352214 (Dec Deg)
472302E 4997165N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionUnion

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     Oregon Top 100 Peaks (Rank #31)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-08-28 by Michael Wanberg
     2014-08-03 by Caleb Morris

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Scramble section of the northeast ridge route (2014-08-03). Photo by Caleb Morris.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1458 ft/445 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1498 ft/457 m
  Key Col: Frazier Pass    7560 ft/2304 m
Isolation3.45 mi/5.55 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Glacier Peak  (ENE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Columbia Plateau
Range4: Wallowa Mountains
Range5: West Wallowa Mountains
Drainage BasinsSnake
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Eagle Cap Wilderness Area
Topo MapEagle Cap O45117b3 1:24,000
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