Hessong Rock, Washington

Prominence: 185 ft, 56 m

Elevation: 6385 feet, 1946 meters

True Isolation: 0.42 mi, 0.67 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6389 ft / 1947 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 55' 25'' N, 121° 50' 43'' W
46.923659, -121.845368 (Dec Deg)
587906 E 5197328 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPierce

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 221
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 212)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1991-09-22 by Kelly Darling`
     2007-09-12 by Eric J. Johnson
     2012-08-05 by Steven McClure
     2012-10-05 by Chad Painter (GPS Track)
     2012-10-06 by Carry Porter
     2013-08-21 by Ida Vincent
     2014-09-08 by Adam Walker
     2015-03-01 by Nathan Schaeffer
     2016-09-25 by Sean Albert
     2017-07-27 by John Murphy (GPS Track)
     2017-07-29 by Gretchen Lentz
     2017-08-12 by Bob McFarland (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Liz Viney
     2018-07-07 by Paul Kallmann (Unsuccessful)
     2018-09-03 by Bob Keranen
     2019-06-29 by Tim Martino (GPS Track)
     2019-06-29 by Rick Teudt (GPS Track)
     2019-07-13 by Jerrick Linde (GPS Track)
     2020-08-23 by Paul Kallmann (GPS Track)
     2020-08-23 by Matthew Pahs (GPS Track)
     2021-07-10 by Claire Jaja (GPS Track)
     2021-08-07 by Nicholas de Steiguer (GPS Track)
     2021-08-14 by Christy Cherrier (GPS Track)
     2021-08-19 by Sean Mathias (GPS Track)

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Hessong Rock from Spray Park Photo by Chris Pribbernow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 185 ft/56 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 225 ft/68 m
  Key Col: 6200 ft/1890 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.42 mi/0.67 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.9275, -121.8383
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Pleasant  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Mount Rainier West Foothills
Drainage BasinsPuyallup
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rainier Wilderness Area
Topo MapMowich Lake O46121h7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Hessong Rock from near Mt. Pleasant (2020-07-31). Photo by Eric Greth.
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Hessong Rock viewed from the trail (2020-08-23). Photo by Matthew Pahs.
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