Castle Mountain, Montana

Prominence: 2652 ft, 808 m

Elevation: 12,612 feet, 3844 meters

Approx. Isolation: 9.74 mi, 15.67 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,617 ft / 3846 m
SubpeaksCastle Mountain-Northwest Peak (12,604 ft/3842 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 5' 55'' N; 109° 37' 50'' W
45.098697, -109.630643 (Dec Deg)
607741E 4994827N Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCarbon (Highest Point)

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     Castle Mountain at Trip Report for Carbon, MT by Bob Packard Trip Report for Carbon, MT by Tim Worth Trip Report for Carbon, MT by Adam Helman

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Lists that contain Castle Mountain:
     Montana Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #74)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #68)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #61)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #182)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #36)
     Montana 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #4)
     Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Rank #16)
     Montana County High Points (Rank #3)
     Peakbagging Montana List of 53 Peaks (Rank #3)
     "Helman Counties"-Greatest Elevation Differential (Rank #10)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #71)
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #41)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Turiano)
       Peakbagging Montana (Jones)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-08-21 by Adam Helman

View ascents of peak by registered members (8 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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Castle Mountain from Sundance Mountain - August 2004. Photo from, courtesy of Jason Maehl.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2652 ft/808 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2692 ft/820 m
  Key Col: Fossil Lake    9960 ft/3036 m
Isolation9.74 mi/15.67 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Granite Peak  (WNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Greater Yellowstone Rockies
Range4: Absaroka Range
Range5: Beartooth Mountains
Drainage BasinsYellowstone
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Custer National Forest/Gallatin National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Area
Topo MapCastle Mountain O45109a6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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