Mount Bogong, Victoria

Prominence: 1233 m, 4046 ft

Elevation: 1986 meters, 6516 feet

True Isolation: 87.7 km, 54.49 mi
SubpeaksHooker Plateau (1974 m/6476 ft)
West Peak (1962 m/6437 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 43' 57'' S, 147° 18' 20'' E
-36.732414, 147.305623 (Dec Deg)
527288 E 5934768 N, Zone 55 (UTM)
State/ProvinceVictoria (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 40
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-10-20 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2007-08-26 by David J. Rhude
     2011-10-16 by Michael Freeman
     2012-12-30 by Michael Freeman
     2014-04-26 by Ashley Watson
     2014-05-20 by Andrew Rankine (GPS Track)
     2015-12-22 by Richard Carey (GPS Track)
     2016-04-08 by Jude N.
     2017-12-30 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2018-01-22 by James Stone
     2019-12-30 by Douglas Harris
     2021-03-20 by George McManus

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The summit of Mount Bogong is marked by a giant beehive-shaped cairn--when one is there in an icy white-out, that is all you get in your picture (1993-10-20).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1233 m/4046 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 1233 m/4046 ft
  Line Parent: South Rams Head
  Key Col: 753 m/2470 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 87.7 km/54.49 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: -36.5108, 148.2467
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    South Rams Head  (ENE)
RangesContinent: Australia-Oceania
Range2: Great Dividing Range
Range3: Victorian Alps (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsDarling
Great Australian Bight
Indian Ocean
OwnershipLand: Alpine National Park (Highest Point)
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: 590 m/1936 ft
Vertical Gain: 1396 m/4580 ft
Distance (one way): 7.64 km/4.75 mi
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mt Bogong (2017-12-27). Photo by Urszula Jelen.
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Mount Bogong's summit plateau from the snow gum-clad slopes of the Staircase Spur (2016-04-08). Photo by Jude N..
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Mt Bogong, Victoria's highest mountain, seen from Kiewa Valley Highway (2014-04-26). Photo by Ashley Watson.
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