King Lear Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 2883 ft, 879 m

Elevation: 8923 feet, 2720 meters

Approx. Isolation: 10.03 mi, 16.15 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8927 ft / 2721 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 12' 8'' N; 118° 33' 17'' W
41.202237, -118.554748 (Dec Deg)
369642E 4562373N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHumboldt

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Lists that contain King Lear Peak:
     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #71)
     Great Basin Peaks List (Rank #83)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #249)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #111)
     Nevada Wilderness High Points (Rank #29)
     Nevada Peaks Club List (Rank #58)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-03-15 by Andy Hart
     2013-05-04 by Brad Boester
     2013-05-22 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-03-23 by Caleb Morris (Unsuccessful)

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King Lear Peak from Trout Creek Road (2009-05-15). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 2883 ft/879 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2923 ft/891 m
  Key Col: 6040 ft/1841 m
Isolation10.03 mi/16.15 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Jackson Mountains High Point  (NE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Northwest Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Black Rock Desert Area
Range6: Jackson Mountains
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: South Jackson Mountains Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapKing Lear Peak O41118b5 1:24,000
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Other Photos

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Climbers descending the ledge that is the route-finding crux from the north saddle on King Lear Peak (2013-05-22). Photo by Ken Jones.
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