Peakbagger.com

Coxcomb Hill, Oregon


Prominence: 145 ft, 44 m

Elevation: 595 feet, 181 meters


Approx. Isolation: 7.28 mi, 11.72 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 598 ft / 182 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 10' 53'' N; 123° 49' 3'' W
46.18144, -123.817567 (Dec Deg)
436901E 5114532N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOregon
County/Second Level RegionClatsop
City/TownAstoria
Links

Search Engines - search the web for "Coxcomb Hill":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Coxcomb-Hill-Astoria-Column at SummitPost.org
     Coxcomb Hill at ListsOfJohn.com

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-09-24 by Ryan Courtney

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (23 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Coxcomb Hill
     Elevation Ladder from Coxcomb Hill
     Prominence Ladder from Coxcomb Hill

The 125-foot (38 m)-tall column stands atop 600-foot (180 m)-tall Coxcomb Hill and includes an interior spiral staircase that leads to an observation deck at the top.<1> The spiral sgrafitto frieze on the exterior of the structure is almost seven feet wide, and 525 feet (160 m) long.<1> Painted by Electus D. Litchfield and Attilio Pusterla, the mural shows 14 significant events in the early history of Oregon with a focus on Astoria's role including Captain Gray's discovery of the Columbia River in 1792 and the Lewis & Clark Expedition.
Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Coxcomb Hill    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksAcme Mapper   MyTopo   Gmap4   TopoQuest
Bing Maps   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 145 ft/44 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 195 ft/59 m
  Key Col: 450 ft/137 m
Isolation7.28 mi/11.72 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Scarboro Hill  (NW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Oregon Coast Range
Range5: North Oregon Coast Range
Drainage BasinsColumbia
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapAstoria O46123b7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Laura Newman.



This page has been served 808 times since 2004-11-01.



Copyright © 1987-2016 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service