The Castle, Washington

Prominence: 200 ft, 61 m

Elevation: 6440+ feet, 1963+ meters

True Isolation: 0.2 mi, 0.32 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6440 - 6480 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6444 ft / 1964 m
    (Range 6444 - 6484 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 45' 28'' N, 121° 43' 42'' W
46.757752, -121.728328 (Dec Deg)
597115 E 5179030 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLewis

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 423
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 387)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1992-06-23 by Fred Beavon
     1994-08-12 by Brian Friedrich
     2008-01-19 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2009-06-13 by Steven Wagoner
     2013-03-09 by Sean Albert
     2013-06-22 by Kevin DeFields (GPS Track)
     2013-07-06 by Eric Anderson
     2014-01-19 by Jaime McCandless (Unsuccessful)
     2014-01-19 by Jason Curtis (Unsuccessful)
     2014-05-10 by Jaime McCandless (GPS Track)
     2015-02-15 by Sherrie Trecker
     2016-05-07 by Nick 🏞️
     2016-05-27 by Erik Landahl (Unsuccessful)
     2016-07-31 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2017-05-28 by Bob Keranen
     2017-06-13 by Daniel Mick (GPS Track)
     2018-03-06 by Krzysztof Ostrowski (GPS Track)
     2018-03-17 by Melanie Stam (GPS Track)
     2018-05-08 by Sonja Serwold
     2018-05-08 by Susan Shih
     2019-03-24 by Chandler Haberlack (Unsuccessful)
     2019-03-24 by Andrew Yi (Unsuccessful)
     2019-04-27 by Ananth Maniam (GPS Track)
     2019-08-24 by Jerrick Linde (GPS Track)
     2020-07-18 by Luca Baradel (GPS Track)
     2020-08-29 by Karthik Krish (GPS Track)
     2020-10-31 by Brian Hill
     2021-01-18 by Ian Lauder (GPS Track)
     2021-03-13 by Jacob Whitbeck (GPS Track)
     2021-03-20 by Reid Wagner
     2021-03-20 by Kristopher Anderson (GPS Track)
     2021-06-19 by Robert Jenner (GPS Track)
     2021-06-27 by Grant Schoepper (GPS Track)
     2022-06-25 by Thomas Baron (GPS Track)
     2022-08-06 by Enji Cooper (GPS Track)
     2022-09-05 by Sara Holzknecht
     2022-09-10 by Michael Rodriguez

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The Castle with the camera pointed northwest (2016-09-22). Photo by Ronald James.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Line Parent: Pinnacle Peak
  Key Col: 6240 ft/1902 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.2 mi/0.32 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.7575, -121.7325
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pinnacle Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Tatoosh Range
Drainage BasinsCowlitz
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Topo MapMount Rainier East O46121g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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The Tatoosh Range and Mount Adams from above Paradise. Unicorn Peak is on the far left and The Castle is on the right (2017-03-31). Photo by Alex Gotz.
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