Mount Ballard, Washington

Prominence: 780 ft, 238 m

Elevation: 8340 feet, 2542 meters

True Isolation: 1.97 mi, 3.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8344 ft / 2543 m
SubpeaksMount Ballard - North Peak (8301 ft/2530 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 41' 9'' N, 120° 45' 28'' W
48.685866, -120.757738 (Dec Deg)
665028 E 5394962 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWhatcom

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 29)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-08-05 by Milda Tautvydas
     2013-09-08 by Franklin Bradshaw
     2015-07-28 by Eric J. Johnson
     2016-08-13 by Fred Newman
     2018-10-14 by Eric Gilbertson
     2018-10-14 by Jake Robinson
     2018-10-14 by Steven Song
     2019-05-18 by Matt Lemke
     2019-05-18 by Josh Lewis (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2020-07-11 by Eileen K (GPS Track)
     2021-07-11 by Luke Helgeson (GPS Track)
     2021-08-27 by Alden Ryno

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Note that there is a contour line error on the topographic map, and the southern summit of Mount Ballard is the highest. The elevation of the south peak is estimated at 8340 feet, clearly higher than the triangulated 8301 foot north summit.

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Summit block (2020-07-11). Photo by Eileen K.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 780 ft/238 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 820 ft/250 m
  Line Parent: Azurite Peak
  Key Col: 7560 ft/2304 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.97 mi/3.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.6575, -120.7525
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Azurite Peak  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Okanogan Range
Range6: North Washington Pass
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Topo MapAzurite Peak O48120f7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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