Thurston Peak, Utah

Prominence: 2690 ft, 820 m

Elevation: 9706 feet, 2958 meters

True Isolation: 20.23 mi, 32.56 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9710 ft / 2959 m
Alternate Name(s)Francis Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 4' 55'' N, 111° 51' 6'' W
41.081956, -111.851555 (Dec Deg)
428471 E 4548204 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionDavis (Highest Point)
Morgan (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Thurston Peak:
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #172)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #183)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #178)
     Utah County High Points (Rank #27)
     Utah Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #51)
     Utah County Prominence Peaks (Rank #22)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       High in Utah: A Hiking Guide to the Tallest Peak in Each of the State's Twenty-Nine Counties (Weibel)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005-07-09 by Dennis Poulin
     2006-02-11 by Captain Dan-o Iverson
     2010-08-03 by Ken Johnson (GPS Track)
     2010-08-07 by David Thibaudeau
     2012-09-07 by Will Thomas
     2012-09-30 by Kevin Lietz
     2014-04-20 by Andrew Sharp (GPS Track)
     2014-07-12 by Josh Arnold
     2014-11-08 by Gustav Sexauer
     2015-06-30 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2015-08-13 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2015-10-10 by Anthony Wilkinson
     2016-06-28 by Dan Robrecht (GPS Track)
     2016-07-01 by Mark Carlson (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2016-09-03 by Keaton Reed
     2016-10-16 by ALICIA BAKER

View ascents of peak by registered members (89 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2690 ft/820 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2706 ft/824 m
  Key Col: 7016 ft/2138 m
Isolation20.23 mi/32.56 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ben Lomond  (NNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 41° 21' 48'' N, 111° 57' 39'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wasatch Range
Range5: Northern Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsGreat Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Topo MapPeterson O41111a7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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