Mount Despair, Washington

Prominence: 1852 ft, 565 m

Elevation: 7292 feet, 2223 meters

True Isolation: 3.76 mi, 6.05 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7296 ft / 2224 m
SubpeaksMount Despair-North Peak (7240 ft/2207 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 44' 14'' N, 121° 22' 36'' W
48.737333, -121.376777 (Dec Deg)
619348 E 5399528 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWhatcom

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Mt Despair, with the Crescent Creek Spires in the distance (1992-08-12). Photo by Jeff Guderian.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1852 ft/565 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1892 ft/577 m
  Key Col: 5440 ft/1658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.76 mi/6.05 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.7767, -121.32
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ottohorn  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Skagit Range
Range6: Bacon-Blum-Triumph Area
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: North Cascades National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Stephen Mather Wilderness Area
Topo MapDamnation Peak O48121f4 1:24,000
First Ascent1939
Fred Beckey (United States)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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