Chelan Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointCardinal Peak (8590 ft/2618 m)
CountriesUnited States
Area477 sq mi / 1,236 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent40 mi / 64 km North-South
36 mi / 58 km East-West
Center Lat/Long47° 55' N; 120° 22' W
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Map of Chelan Mountains
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Chelan Mountains.
North CascadesLevel 4 (Parent)
         Far Northern Cascade RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Skagit RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Hozameen RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Okanogan RangeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Mountain Loop AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Central North CascadesLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Methow MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Glacier Peak-North Stevens Pass AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Entiat MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Chelan MountainsLevel 5
                 North Chelan MountainsLevel 6 (Child)
                 South Chelan MountainsLevel 6 (Child)

Major Peaks of the Chelan Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Cardinal Peak85902618North Chelan Mountains
2.Emerald Peak84222567North Chelan Mountains
3.Saska Peak84042562North Chelan Mountains
4.Pinnacle Mountain8400+2560+North Chelan Mountains
5.Skidgravel Point83392542North Chelan Mountains
6.Pyramid Mountain82432512North Chelan Mountains
7.Squaretop Mountain81892496North Chelan Mountains
8.Cloudcomb Peak80852464North Chelan Mountains
9.Little Gem80232445North Chelan Mountains
10.Gopher Mountain80012439North Chelan Mountains
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Cardinal Peak85902618North Chelan Mountains
2.Stormy Mountain71982194South Chelan Mountains

Photos of Peaks in the Chelan Mountains

Pyramid Mountain
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Pyramid Mountain rising over 7100 vertical feet above Lake Chelan. Photo taken from the Lady of the Lake passenger ferry (2015-05-15). Photo by Zak Griffith.
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Angle Peak
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Angle Peak (2013-06-10). Photo by David Carmody.
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