Pedraforca, Spain

Prominence: 662 m, 2172 ft

Elevation: 2506 meters, 8222 feet

True Isolation: 5 km, 3.11 mi
Highest SummitPollegó Superior
SubpeaksPedraforca-El Calderer (2500 m/8202 ft)
Pedraforca - Fals Pollegó Inferior (2410 m/7907 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 14' 24'' N, 1° 42' 11'' E
42.239912, 1.702927 (Dec Deg)
392983 E 4677228 N, Zone 31 (UTM)
County/Second Level RegionBarcelona

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     Pyrenees Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #43)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 40
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-01-30 by Sergi Europa
     2001-05-18 by Efrain Larrea
     2010-09-01 by Ivan Deiros (GPS Track)
     2018-07-07 by Albert Martinez Lopez (GPS Track)
     2018-09-24 by Albert Martinez Lopez (GPS Track)

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The Pedraforca (fork of stone) has a fork form with two summits. The Pollegó Inferior has 2400 m. But de Pollegó Superior is a long ridge with a lot of points with diferent altitude: Pollego Superior, Calderer 2496 m, El Gat, Cabirols superior 2396 m and inferior 2317. His north face has an altitude between 600-800 m.
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Pedraforca - view from road near Macaners (2011-11-09). Photo by Bartek Skorupa.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 662 m/2172 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 662 m/2172 ft
  Line Parent: Puigmal
  Key Col: El Collell    1844 m/6050 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5 km/3.11 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.2792, 1.6733
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pic de Costa Cabirolera  (NNW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Iberian Peninsula
Range3: Pyrenees
Range4: Eastern Pyrenees
Drainage BasinsWestern Mediterranean
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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