Mount Wire, Utah

Prominence: 103 ft, 31 m

Elevation: 7143 feet, 2177 meters

True Isolation: 0.6 mi, 0.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7146 ft / 2178 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 46' 14'' N, 111° 47' 54'' W
40.770619, -111.798377 (Dec Deg)
432623 E 4513601 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSalt Lake
City/TownEmigration Canyon

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 327
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 320)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-05-17 by Mike Gourley
     2007-05-23 by Mike Gourley
     2007-11-02 by Mike Gourley
     2008-05-11 by Mike Gourley
     2011-12-10 by Dean Molen
     2015-01-25 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2015-02-22 by Riley Peper (GPS Track)
     2015-03-16 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2016-04-04 by Dan Robrecht (GPS Track)
     2016-05-08 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2017-05-11 by Alicia Baker
     2017-05-20 by Dean Molen
     2017-11-28 by Jade Mangus
     2017-12-23 by Jade Mangus
     2018-01-09 by Jade Mangus
     2018-01-20 by Jade Mangus
     2018-05-18 by Keaton Reed
     2018-12-09 by Danny Wiseman (GPS Track)
     2019-04-21 by Lea Fairbanks
     2019-04-22 by Stav Basis
     2019-10-06 by B.J. Marraccini (GPS Track)
     2020-02-17 by Kyle Davis (Unsuccessful)
     2020-04-24 by Paydn Augustine (GPS Track)
     2020-05-16 by Ian Hazel (GPS Track)
     2020-05-22 by carl flink
     2020-09-28 by Evan Battaglia
     2020-11-21 by Geoff Barry (GPS Track)

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Tower at the summit (2015-02-22). Photo by Riley Peper.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 103 ft/31 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 143 ft/43 m
  Key Col: 7040 ft/2146 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.6 mi/0.97 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.7758, -111.7892
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Perkins Hill-North Summit  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wasatch Range
Range5: Northern Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsJordan
Great Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Red Butte Canyon RNA
Topo MapFort Douglas O40111g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Dennis Barrett.
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