Vulture Peak, Montana

Prominence: 2278 ft, 695 m

Elevation: 9638 feet, 2938 meters

True Isolation: 4.33 mi, 6.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9642 ft / 2939 m
SubpeaksVulture Peak-South Peak (9390 ft/2862 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 50' 14'' N, 114° 1' 26'' W
48.837114, -114.024017 (Dec Deg)
718367 E 5413620 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFlathead

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 12
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1997-07-01 by Tom Sewell
     2008-07-31 by Jedediah Hohf
     2013-09-13 by Steve Sheriff (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2021-07-31 by Alex Lennon
     2021-07-31 by Duncan Lennon

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A sublime but kind of brutal approach leads one to the base of Vulture Peak, in the heart of Glacier's Livingston Range. (2021-07-31). Photo by Alex Lennon.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2278 ft/695 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2358 ft/719 m
  Line Parent: Mount Carter
  Key Col: 7360 ft/2243 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.33 mi/6.97 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.8775, -114.0967
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rainbow Peak  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Central Montana Rocky Mountains
Range4: Glacier National Park Ranges
Range5: Livingston Range
Drainage BasinsPend Oreille
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Glacier National Park (USA)
Wilderness/Special Area: North Glacier National Park DFWA
Topo MapVulture Peak O48114g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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