Granite Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 3460 ft, 1055 m

Elevation: 8980 feet, 2737 meters

True Isolation: 49.07 mi, 78.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8984 ft / 2738 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 47' 28'' N; 119° 26' 0'' W
40.791143, -119.433292 (Dec Deg)
294703E 4518421N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWashoe

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Lists that contain Granite Peak:
     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #47)
     Great Basin Peaks List (Rank #82)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #247)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #242)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #109)
     Nevada Peaks Club List (Rank #57)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #85)
     Nevada Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-08-24 by Richard Carey
     2012-09-21 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2014-06-12 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-06-12 by Dean Molen

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Field observations show that the northwest knoll on the summit is a bit higher than the 8974-foot spot elevation. So this site reports the elevation of this peak as 8980 feet.

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3460 ft/1055 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3480 ft/1061 m
  Key Col: 5520 ft/1682 m
Isolation49.07 mi/78.97 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Emerson Peak  (NW)
Isolation Limit Point: 41° 14' 16'' N; 120° 9' 50'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Northwest Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Black Rock Desert Area
Range6: Granite Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapThe Banjo O40119g4 1:24,000

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