Key Col for Mount Root

Col Elevation: 3040- meters, 9974- feet

Key Col for:Mount Root  (3928 m/12,887 ft)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3040 - 3000 m
    (40-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)58° 57' 43'' N, 137° 28' 24'' W
58.961969, -137.473385 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 888 m/2913 ft
Optimistic: 928 m/3045 ft
Average: 908 m/2979 ft
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Fairweather
Prominence Parent: Mount Fairweather
Island Parent: Mount Fairweather
Ridgewalk Distance:12.3 km/7.64 mi
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Alaska-Yukon Ranges
Range3: Saint Elias Mountains
Range4: Fairweather Range
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Gulf of Alaska
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Inside Passage
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Root to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-mProm-mRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-kmCumulative-km
START: Mount Root3928888 Inside Passage/Gulf of Alaska  
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3040  Inside Passage/Gulf of Alaska3.733.73
Mount Fairweather - Northeast Peak3789249 Inside Passage/Gulf of Alaska4.728.45
(Unnamed Col)3540  Inside Passage/Gulf of Alaska1.449.9
(Ridge Junction)   Inside Passage/Gulf of Alaska1.3411.24
LINE PARENT: Mount Fairweather46713951  1.0712.3
PROM PARENT: Mount Fairweather46713951    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Fairweather46713951    

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