Mount Formidable, Washington

Prominence: 1885 ft, 574 m

Elevation: 8325 feet, 2537 meters

True Isolation: 5.26 mi, 8.46 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8329 ft / 2538 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 24' 58'' N, 121° 4' 1'' W
48.416202, -121.066935 (Dec Deg)
643031 E 5364366 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkagit

Search Engines - search the web for "Mount Formidable":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Mount Formidable at
     Mount Formidable at
     Weather for Mount Formidable at
     Mount Formidable at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio)

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Mount Formidable:
     Washington State Top 100 Peaks (Rank #94)
     Washington Bulger List (Rank #96)
     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Rank #94)
     Washington State Top 200 by Prominence (Rank #163)
     Washington State Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #163)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Summit Routes: Washington's 100 Highest Peaks (Stephenson, Bongiovanni)
       Washington's Highest Mountains: Basic Alpine and Glacier Routes (Goldman)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 87
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 85)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-08-23 by John Anholm
     2005-08-22 by Eric J. Johnson
     2011-07-23 by Milda Tautvydas
     2013-06-09 by Joshua Ricardi (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-18 by Matt Lemke
     2013-07-21 by Jim Walseth (GPS Track)
     2014-08-09 by Joshua Ricardi
     2015-05-31 by Dave Golias
     2015-08-16 by Sean Albert (GPS Track)
     2017-07-21 by Russell Bennett
     2017-07-21 by Jason Curtis
     2017-07-21 by Jaime McCandless (GPS Track)
     2017-08-06 by Addison Howenstine
     2017-08-27 by Stephen Bobick
     2017-09-23 by Eric Gilbertson
     2018-08-01 by AJ Fisher
     2018-08-28 by Jake Robinson (GPS Track)
     2019-07-21 by Bent Wiencke (GPS Track)
     2019-08-07 by Bryan Villavicencio (Unsuccessful)
     2020-07-05 by Ian Lauder
     2020-07-05 by Albert Sidelnik
     2020-07-26 by Eric Wentworth
     2020-08-02 by Nick R (GPS Track)
     2020-09-11 by Alden Ryno
     2021-06-19 by Ryan Stoddard (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-07-16 by Ryan Stoddard (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Mount Formidable
     Elevation Ladder from Mount Formidable
     Prominence Ladder from Mount Formidable

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Formidable Photo by Dale York.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1885 ft/574 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1925 ft/586 m
  Line Parent: Overdrive Tower
  Key Col: 6440 ft/1963 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.26 mi/8.46 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.49, -121.0392
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sahale Peak  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Central North Cascades
Range6: Ptarmigan Crest
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Glacier Peak Wilderness Area
Topo MapCascade Pass O48121d1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Mount Formidable    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Mount Formidable and the Middle Cascade Glacier from the North, on the Ptarmigan Traverse under Arts Knoll (2017-07-21). Photo by Jason Curtis.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 10917 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2022 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service