King Lear Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 2883 ft, 879 m

Elevation: 8923 feet, 2720 meters

True Isolation: 9.39 mi, 15.12 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8927 ft / 2721 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 12' 8'' N, 118° 33' 17'' W
41.202237, -118.554748 (Dec Deg)
369642 E 4562373 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHumboldt

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     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #111)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 41
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 37)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-03-15 by Andy Hart
     2009-05-22 by K R
     2013-05-04 by Brad Boester
     2013-05-22 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-03-23 by Caleb Morris (Unsuccessful)
     2015-09-06 by Sean Casserly
     2015-10-24 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2018-06-29 by Mark Adrian
     2021-05-31 by Tom Gathright (GPS Track)
     2021-09-09 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)

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King Lear Peak from Trout Creek Road (2009-05-15). Photo by Ken Jones.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2883 ft/879 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2923 ft/891 m
  Key Col: 6040 ft/1841 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.39 mi/15.12 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.2742, -118.4017
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Quinn Peak  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Northwest Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Black Rock Desert Area
Range6: Jackson Mountains
Drainage BasinsNorth Central Great Basin
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: South Jackson Mountains Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapKing Lear Peak O41118b5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Climbers descending the ledge that is the route-finding crux from the north saddle on King Lear Peak (2013-05-22). Photo by Ken Jones.
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