The Needles, Washington

Prominence: 1759 ft, 536 m

Elevation: 8160 feet, 2487 meters

True Isolation: 2.26 mi, 3.64 km
SubpeaksThe Needles-East Peak (8140 ft/2481 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 35' 59'' N, 120° 39' 27'' W
48.599756, -120.657438 (Dec Deg)
672704 E 5385613 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionOkanogan

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 17
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 16)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-06-28 by Franklin Bradshaw
     2014-07-05 by Adam Walker
     2019-07-21 by Fred Newman
     2020-06-04 by John Porter
     2020-06-04 by Chandler Haberlack
     2020-06-19 by Fletcher Jordan

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Map elevation is wrong.
High peak is 8160 p1759' ("8060).
lower peak 8140 is east
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The Needles seen with long lens en route to Wallaby Peak (2016-06-26). Photo by Ronald James.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1759 ft/536 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1759 ft/536 m
  Line Parent: Tower Mountain
  Key Col: 6401 ft/1951 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.26 mi/3.64 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.5892, -120.7042
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Tower Mountain  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Okanogan Range
Range6: North Washington Pass
Drainage BasinsMethow
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Topo MapWashington Pass O48120e6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Franklin Bradshaw.
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