Helen Buttes-Southwest Butte, Washington

Prominence: 280 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 5400+ feet, 1646+ meters

True Isolation: 0.45 mi, 0.72 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5400 - 5440 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5404 ft / 1647 m
    (Range 5404 - 5444 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Helen Buttes
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 33' 58'' N, 121° 30' 8'' W
48.56601, -121.502288 (Dec Deg)
610493 E 5380296 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkagit

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 13
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-02-14 by Schmidt Altitude (Unsuccessful)
     2012-07-07 by David Carmody
     2013-06-29 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2015-01-31 by Eric J. Johnson
     2017-05-26 by Adam Walker

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Approaching Helen Buttes in late June (2017-06-27). Photo by Ken Jones.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/109 m
  Line Parent: Helen Buttes
  Key Col: 5120 ft/1561 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.45 mi/0.72 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.5708, -121.4958
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Helen Buttes  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Skagit Range
Range6: Bacon-Blum-Triumph Area
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Noisy-Diobsud Wilderness Area
Topo MapSauk Mountain O48121e5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Fred Beavon.
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