Fossil Butte, Wyoming

Prominence: 439 ft, 134 m

Elevation: 7599 feet, 2316 meters

True Isolation: 1.53 mi, 2.47 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7604 ft / 2317 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 50' 48'' N, 110° 44' 36'' W
41.846738, -110.743352 (Dec Deg)
521306 E 4632792 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLincoln

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 9
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2021-11-28 by PJ Anderer

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Fossil Butte in Wyoming looks like it might be in the desert Southwest instead (2009-06-01). Photo by Jeff Malik.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 439 ft/134 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 459 ft/140 m
  Key Col: 7160 ft/2182 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.53 mi/2.47 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.8642, -110.7617
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Bullpen  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wyoming Overthrust Belt Ranges
Range5: Southern Wyoming Overthrust Belt
Range6: Tunb Range
Drainage BasinsBear
Great Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Fossil Butte National Monument
Topo MapFossil O41110g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Jeff Malik.
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Fossil Butte, Wyoming rises from sagebrush flatlands (2009-07-28). Photo by Jeff Malik.
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