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Mulhacén, Spain


Prominence: 3289 m, 10791 ft

Elevation: 3479 meters, 11,414 feet


True Isolation: 526.31 km, 327.03 mi
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 3' 12'' N, 3° 18' 41'' W
37.053405, -3.311461 (Dec Deg)
472307 E 4100842 N, Zone 30 (UTM)
CountrySpain
State/ProvinceAndalucía (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionGranada (Highest Point)
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Lists that contain Mulhacén:
     Spain/Portugal Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #2)
     Spain Autonomous Community High Points (Rank #2)
     World Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #63)
     Europe Range3 High Points (Rank #9)
     Core Europe Peaks with 1500 meters of Prominence (Rank #3)
     Spain Province High Points (Rank #2)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #79)
     Core Europe 50 Most Prominent Peaks (Rank #3)
     Europe High Points - Comprehensive List (Rank #11)
     Europe High Points with Iberian Substitution (Rank #5)
     Europe Peaks with 200 km of Isolation (Rank #15)
     World Peaks with 300 km of Isolation (Rank #218)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Europe's High Points (McKeating, Crolla)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002 by Norman Ouellette
     2003 by Norman Ouellette
     2005-12-11 by Lee Humphries
     2007-02-28 by Matthias Fieles (Unsuccessful)
     2008-03-24 by Patrick Folan
     2008-05-01 by Lee Newton
     2009-08-14 by Rob Woodall
     2010-03-22 by James Warren (Unsuccessful)
     2012-10-20 by Mark McAllister
     2013-05-22 by Matthias Fieles
     2013-07-01 by Martin Richardson
     2013-08-21 by Simon Ulyett (GPS Track)
     2014-08-26 by Tom Milliard
     2016-09-18 by Susan Mackenzie
     2016-10-31 by Andrej Gerber
     2017-04-27 by Robert Garneau

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (67 total)

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Mulhacen's rocky profile, from the summit of Veleta (1985-07-23).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3289 m/10,791 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 3289 m/10,791 ft
  Line Parent: Balmhorn
  Key Col: Canal du Midi    190 m/623 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 526.31 km/327.03 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.495, -4.9058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Arin' Ayachi  (SSW)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Iberian Peninsula (Highest Point)
Range3: Andalucian Ranges (Highest Point)
Range4: Sierra Nevada Ranges (Highest Point)
Range5: Sierra Nevada (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMediterranean - Europe
Mediterranean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional de Sierra Nevada
Route #1 Scramble
Trailhead: 3100 m/10,171 ft
Vertical Gain: 379 m/1243 ft
Distance (one way): 1.05 km/0.65 mi
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The north face of Mulhacen as viewed from Juega de Bolos. My route started up the prominent gully right of the cairn, traversed left midway up at the upside down snow triangle, and finished up the "Canuto Central" to summit. 3.5 hours from my bivouac site at Laguna de la Mosca. (2017-04-26). Photo by Robert Garneau.
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