Kirkjufell, Iceland

Prominence: 449 m, 1473 ft

Elevation: 469 meters, 1539 feet

True Isolation: 2.42 km, 1.5 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)64° 56' 24'' N, 23° 18' 27'' W
64.940127, -23.307606 (Dec Deg)
390956 E 7203771 N, Zone 27 (UTM)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 2
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 5)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-04-17 by Adam Walker (Unsuccessful)
     2019-07-05 by Tom Milliard

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Very prominent peak right next to the town of Grundarfjörður.
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Not Ireland, but Iceland - the green pyramid of Kirkjufell. Photo by James Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 449 m/1473 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 469 m/1538 ft
  Line Parent: Helgrindur
  Key Col: 20 m/66 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.42 km/1.5 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 64.925, -23.3442
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Helgrindur  (SW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Scandinavia-European Arctic
Range3: Norwegian Sea Islands
Range4: Iceland
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-North Islands
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.
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