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Pic des Méandres, Québec

1000 meters, 3281 feet

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    Peak submitted by: Gabriel C
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Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 48' 6'' N, 70° 56' 48'' W
47.80167, -70.94674 (Dec Deg)
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceQuébec
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 2
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2020-08-02 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)


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Description

Elevation taken from provincial 1m lidar dataset (summit: 1000.67m). Line parent is mont du lac Bennett.

I visited this peak on august 2nd 2020 and stayed over an hour on the summit in order to log a 1h GNSS observation. The dual-frequency receiver was able to give relatively good results considering the summit is heavily forested (this is why the 2-sigma for the z-axis is 1.6m), and the resolved orthometric elevation returned by the NRCAN PPP service places the summit at 1000.457m. This is very close to the last-return (ground) lidar readings, so I am confident with the summit's elevation.
This measurement was one of the tests I wanted to perform to double-check the lidar data for edge-case summits.
Gabriel C.

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ProminenceClean Prominence: 101 m/332 ft
Optimistic Prominence: 101 m/332 ft
Key Col: 899 m/2949 ft

   Location: 47.776001, -70.961304
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