Piper Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 4083 ft, 1244 m

Elevation: 9450 feet, 2880 meters

True Isolation: 16.11 mi, 25.93 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9455 ft / 2881 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 42' 15'' N, 117° 54' 33'' W
37.70411, -117.909136 (Dec Deg)
419860 E 4173375 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEsmeralda

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Lists that contain Piper Peak:
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence (Rank #126)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #126)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #217)
     Nevada County Prominence Peaks (Rank #9)
     Great Basin Range5 High Points (Rank #40)
     Great Basin Peaks List (Rank #69)
     Nevada Peaks Club List (Rank #54)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #57)
     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #23)
     Nevada Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #23)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 106
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 98)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-11-22 by Edward Earl
     2011-02-10 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2011-06-12 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2011-09-10 by Bob Bolton (GPS Track)
     2012-05-25 by Daryn Dodge
     2014-10-16 by David Porter (GPS Track)
     2015-04-23 by Bob Burd
     2017-08-06 by Dustin Erickson
     2017-11-12 by Adam Walker
     2018-01-20 by Josef Nuernberger
     2018-11-17 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2019-08-10 by Dean Gaudet
     2020-06-13 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-06-13 by Sean Casserly
     2022-04-08 by Stav Basis
     2022-04-21 by Cheryl Thomas
     2022-04-21 by Jerry Thomas (GPS Track)
     2022-05-14 by Andrew Kirmse
     2022-05-21 by Brian Richardsson (GPS Track)
     2022-07-15 by Otto De Groff
     2022-11-12 by Craig Barlow

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The high point is on a different rock pile from the benchmark.
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The summit area of Piper Peak (2021-09-15). Photo by Joseph Del Grosso.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 4083 ft/1244 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 4083 ft/1244 m
  Key Col: 5367 ft/1636 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 16.11 mi/25.93 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.5517, -118.1008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Tres Plumas Peak  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Esmeralda County Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsClayton-Big Smoky Valleys
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapPiper Peak O37117f8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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