Big Chiwaukum, Washington

Prominence: 3681 ft, 1122 m

Elevation: 8081 feet, 2463 meters

Approx. Isolation: 10.43 mi, 16.78 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8086 ft / 2464 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 42' 9'' N; 120° 56' 5'' W
47.702385, -120.934657 (Dec Deg)
654946E 5285288N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChelan

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Lists that contain Big Chiwaukum:
     Wenatchee Mountains "Back Court" Top 100 (Rank #11)
     Washington State Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #27)
     Washington State Top 200 by Prominence (Rank #27)
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #192)
     Smoot's "Climbing Washington's Mountains" 100 Peaks (Rank #31)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Climbing Washingtons Mountains (Smoot)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-08-14 by Ken Jones
     2012-07-22 by Eric Noel (Unsuccessful)
     2012-09-02 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2013-07-19 by ChadL Painter (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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Big Chiwaukum is a hulking blob in this view from the west (2012-09-02).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3681 ft/1122 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3721 ft/1134 m
  Line Parent: Mount Stuart-West Horn
  Key Col: Hope Lake    4400 ft/1341 m
Isolation10.43 mi/16.78 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cashmere Mountain-West Peak  (SSE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Wenatchee Mountains
Range6: Chiwaukum Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsWenatchee
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area
Topo MapChiwaukum Mountains O47120f8 1:24,000
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