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The Castle, Washington


Prominence: 200 ft, 61 m

Elevation: 6440+ feet, 1963+ meters


True Isolation: 0.2 mi, 0.32 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6440 - 6480 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6444 ft / 1964 m
    (Range 6444 - 6484 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 45' 28'' N, 121° 43' 42'' W
46.757752, -121.728328 (Dec Deg)
597115 E 5179030 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/Second Level RegionLewis
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Lists that contain The Castle:
     Mountaineers 100 Peaks at Mount Rainier N.P. (Rank #52)
     Mountaineers Tahoma Peaks (Rank #21)
     Peaks with Most Ascents Using a Rope (Rank #21)
     Climbing Peaks at Mount Rainier N.P. (Rank #7)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1994-08-12 by Brian Friedrich
     2008-01-19 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2011-05-15 by Aaron Nash
     2013-03-09 by Sean Albert
     2013-06-22 by Kevin DeFields (GPS Track)
     2014-01-19 by Jaime McCandless (Unsuccessful)
     2014-05-10 by Jaime McCandless (GPS Track)
     2014-05-25 by Corey Molloy
     2014-06-21 by Adam Walker
     2015-02-15 by Sherrie Trecker
     2016-05-05 by Ritchie Farmer
     2016-05-07 by Nick R
     2016-05-27 by Erik Landahl (Unsuccessful)
     2016-06-23 by Ann Nelson (Unsuccessful)
     2016-07-31 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2016-09-13 by John Eliasson
     2017-05-28 by Bob Keranen
     2017-06-10 by Joanne Najdzin (GPS Track)
     2017-06-13 by Daniel Mick (GPS Track)
     2017-08-08 by Nicholas Franko

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (199 total)

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The Castle with the camera pointed northwest (2016-09-22). Photo by Ronald James.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Key Col: 6240 ft/1902 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.2 mi/0.32 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.7575, -121.7325
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pinnacle Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Tatoosh Range
Drainage BasinsCowlitz
Columbia
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rainier Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Rainier East O46121g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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The Tatoosh Range and Mount Adams from above Paradise. Unicorn Peak is on the far left and The Castle is on the right (2017-03-31). Photo by Alex Gotz.
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