Foss Peak, Washington

Prominence: 404 ft, 124 m

Elevation: 6524 feet, 1989 meters

True Isolation: 0.79 mi, 1.27 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6528 ft / 1990 m
Alternate Name(s)Manatee Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 45' 19'' N, 121° 42' 46'' W
46.755223, -121.712709 (Dec Deg)
598313 E 5178768 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLewis

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992-06-23 by Fred Beavon
     2003-08-16 by Eric J. Johnson
     2012-05-26 by Cody Hamby
     2013-02-15 by John Morrow
     2014-05-11 by Jaime McCandless (GPS Track)
     2014-05-25 by Corey Molloy
     2014-06-08 by John Murphy (GPS Track)
     2014-06-21 by Adam Walker
     2014-09-12 by Henry Romer
     2016-07-31 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2016-08-11 by Susan Shih
     2017-04-16 by Bent Wiencke (GPS Track)
     2017-06-03 by Katja Hurt
     2017-06-25 by Bob Keranen (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (128 total)

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Foss Peak (2016-09). Photo by R Scott.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 404 ft/124 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 444 ft/136 m
  Key Col: 6120 ft/1865 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.79 mi/1.27 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.7467, -121.7017
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    West Unicorn Peak  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Tatoosh Range
Drainage BasinsCowlitz
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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Foss Peak (2017-04-22). Photo by Austin Hubbuch.
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