Star Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 5400 ft, 1646 m

Elevation: 9836 feet, 2998 meters

True Isolation: 69.03 mi, 111.09 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9840 ft / 2999 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 31' 21'' N, 118° 10' 15'' W
40.522504, -118.170866 (Dec Deg)
400820 E 4486411 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPershing (Highest Point)

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     Star Peak at Trip Report for Pershing, NV by Andy Martin Trip Report for Pershing, NV by Jobe Wymore Trip Report for Pershing, NV by Scott Surgent Trip Report for Pershing, NV by Ken Jones

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Lists that contain Star Peak:
     5000 foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #37)
     Ultras of the Contiguous United States (Rank #41)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 5000 feet of Prominence (Rank #41)
     5000 foot Prominence CoHPs (Rank #45)
     USA Lower 48 Top 100 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #41)
     Top 10 Prominence Grid for U.S. States (Rank #55)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence (Rank #41)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #37)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #92)
     Counties with Largest Area (Rank #27)
     Nevada County High Points (Rank #13)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #41)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #102)
     Nevada County Prominence Peaks (Rank #5)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #164)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #190)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #175)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #47)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #218)
     Great Basin Range5 High Points (Rank #33)
(Peak is on over 20 lists; Not all shown here.)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 182
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 180)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-07-05 by Dennis Poulin
     2012-05-26 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2014-02-02 by Shannon Dillmore (Unsuccessful)
     2014-03-24 by Caleb Morris
     2014-06-15 by Gerry Pennington
     2014-06-30 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2014-10-17 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2015-03-17 by Brian McCarty
     2015-05-11 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2016-05-20 by Rick Peterson
     2016-06-05 by Connor McEntee
     2016-06-11 by William Inman
     2016-06-19 by Hal Watrous
     2017-03-11 by Anthony Marra
     2017-06-03 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-07-03 by Dave Covill
     2017-08-18 by David Hart
     2018-04-24 by Duncan Lennon
     2019-07-03 by Bob G
     2019-10-25 by Marc Belanger (GPS Track)
     2020-04-12 by David Schaper

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Summit Photo by Heather Anderson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 5400 ft/1646 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 5400 ft/1646 m
  Line Parent: Arc Dome
  Key Col: 4436 ft/1352 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 69.03 mi/111.09 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.540824, -117.919836
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Augusta  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Central Nevada Ranges
Range5: Southeast Humboldt River Ranges (Highest Point)
Range6: Humboldt Range (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Dixie Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapStar Peak O40118e2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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