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Mitchell Point, Oregon


Prominence: 178 ft, 54 m

Elevation: 1178 feet, 359 meters


True Isolation: 0.26 mi, 0.43 km
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 42' 2'' N, 121° 36' 52'' W
45.700455, -121.614404 (Dec Deg)
607867 E 5061700 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOregon
County/Second Level RegionHood River
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 18
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 19)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-04-03 by Brian Jenkins
     2011-06-07 by William Musser
     2011-12-30 by Matt Varney (GPS Track)
     2012-04-07 by Michael Wanberg
     2013-05-25 by Michael Wanberg
     2014-06-07 by Richard Hensley (Unsuccessful)
     2015-02-14 by Michael Wanberg

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This named peak is an impressive narrow knife edge of volcanic rock running perpendicular from the Columbia River and is a sub-peak to the range to the south.

The taller nearest tallest neighbor is EL 1,533 and the saddle along the power easement is at EL 980 plus or minus. Mitchell Point is a very sheer knife edge on both sides but the west side is nearly vertical down to the talus pile below. The trail up is class 1 and 2 and accessed by a nifty trail from Lausmann Memorial State Park.

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A short but steep hike right off the highway with an impressive pinnacle with views (2011-06-07). Photo by David Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 178 ft/54 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 218 ft/66 m
  Key Col: 1000 ft/305 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.26 mi/0.43 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.6967, -121.6133
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Wygant Peak  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: Oregon Cascades
Range5: Mount Hood Area
Drainage BasinsColumbia
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Seneca Fouts State Park/Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Topo MapHood River O45121f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by William Musser.
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