Little Beacon Rock, Washington

Prominence: 40 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 720+ feet, 219+ meters

True Isolation: 0.22 mi, 0.36 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 720 - 760 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 38' 1'' N, 122° 1' 20'' W
45.633516, -122.022271 (Dec Deg)
576206 E 5053795 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkamania

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 34
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 33)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-06-06 by William Musser
     2015-04-15 by Adam Walker
     2015-05-16 by Austin D. Smith
     2015-09-12 by Austin D. Smith
     2017-02-17 by Nate B (GPS Track)
     2018-06-12 by John Sarna

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According to the State Park this named USGS feature was formed by different geologic processes than impressive Beacon Rock to the south and is ten times older than the much more vertical basalt column sister to her south.

Next Nearest Taller Neighbor is to the north at EL 2,957 (the ridge running north) and the saddle between the Little Beacon Rock and the ridge to the north is about 60 feet lower.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Key Col: 680 ft/207 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.22 mi/0.36 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.6367, -122.0217
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Beacon Rock  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Columbia Gorge North
Drainage BasinsColumbia
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Beacon Rock State Park/Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Topo MapBeacon Rock O45122f1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.

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