Mount Boising, Papua New Guinea

Prominence: 3710 m, 12172 ft

Elevation: 4150 meters, 13,615 feet

True Isolation: 148.4 km, 92.21 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Mount Gladstone
Alternate: Finisterre Range High Point
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)5° 57' 13'' S, 146° 22' 31'' E
-5.95373, 146.37526 (Dec Deg)
430853 E 9341871 N, Zone 55 (UTM)
CountryPapua New Guinea

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     World Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #41)
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     Australia/Oceania Range3 High Points (Rank #4)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 5
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2014-06-25 by Petter Bjørstad
     2015-08-14 by Rob Woodall (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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This is the highest point in the remote Finisterre Range of Papua-New Guinea. The first ascent was on June 25. 2014.

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Mount Boising as seen from Sapsap (last camp) (2014-06-25). Photo by Petter Bjørstad.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3710 m/12,171 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3710 m/12,171 ft
  Key Col: 440 m/1444 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 148.4 km/92.21 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -5.7783, 145.04671
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Wilhelm  (W)
RangesContinent: Australia-Oceania
Range2: New Guinea
Range3: Northern New Guinea Coast Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Bismarck Sea
Pacific Ocean
Solomon Sea
Pacific Ocean
IslandNew Guinea
First AscentJune 25, 2014
    Bjørstad, Pål (Norway)
    Bjørstad, Petter (Norway)
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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