American Ridge, Washington

Prominence: 1880 ft, 573 m

Elevation: 6960+ feet, 2121+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 6.18 mi, 9.95 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6960 - 7000 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6964 ft / 2122 m
    (Range 6964 - 7004 ft)
SubpeaksAmerican Ridge #5 (6320 ft/1926 m)
American Ridge #4 (6240 ft/1902 m)
American Ridge-Mesatchee Peak (6240 ft/1902 m)
American Ridge #6 (6197 ft/1889 m)
American Ridge #1-Southwest Point (6162 ft/1878 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 52' 28'' N; 121° 22' 29'' W
46.874538, -121.37477 (Dec Deg)
623847E 5192504N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionYakima

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     Washington State Top 200 by Prominence (Rank #164)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-07-04 by John Stolk
     2009-07-12 by Ken Jones
     2013-07-25 by scott rice

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This ridge east of Mount Rainier has two summits with a 6960-foot contour line. According to photo pixel analysis of photos taken from the west to the east summit, and vice-versa, the west summit is about 3 to 4 feet higher.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1880 ft/573 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1960 ft/597 m
  Key Col: 5080 ft/1548 m
Isolation6.18 mi/9.95 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nelson Ridge-Northeast Peak  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: South Cascade Crest
Range6: Mount Aix Area
Drainage BasinsNaches
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: William O. Douglas Wilderness Area
Topo MapBumping Lake O46121g3 1:24,000

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