Liberty Cap, Washington

Prominence: 472 ft, 144 m

Elevation: 14,112 feet, 4301 meters

True Isolation: 0.78 mi, 1.25 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,118 ft / 4303 m
SubpeaksCurtis Ridge (13,720 ft/4182 m)
Peak TypeSub-Peak (Volcanic), subsidiary to Mount Rainier
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 51' 47'' N, 121° 46' 30'' W
46.862971, -121.7749 (Dec Deg)
593376 E 5190665 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPierce

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 71
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 56)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-07-03 by Lou Hibbard
     1994-05-21 by Robert Garneau (Unsuccessful)
     2013-05-02 by Franklin Bradshaw
     2013-06-09 by James Graham (Unsuccessful)
     2017-07-02 by Nick 🏞️
     2017-07-30 by Andy Dewey
     2018-05-27 by Priti Wright
     2018-05-28 by Eric Gilbertson
     2018-06-06 by Dustin Wittmier (GPS Track)

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Liberty Cap, a sub-peak on the north side of the massive summit area of Mount Rainier, is actually prominent enough that it should be considered a separate peak by most standards.

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West face of Liberty Cap as seen from Wonderland Trail (2022-10-15).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 472 ft/144 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 512 ft/156 m
  Line Parent: Mount Rainier
  Key Col: 13,640 ft/4157 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.78 mi/1.25 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.854962, -121.763382
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Rainier  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Mount Rainier Massif
Drainage BasinsPuyallup
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rainier Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Rainier West O46121g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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