McMillan Spire, Washington

Prominence: 600 ft, 182 m

Elevation: 8000+ feet, 2438+ meters

True Isolation: 0.95 mi, 1.53 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 8000 - 8040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 8004 ft / 2439 m
    (Range 8004 - 8044 ft)
Highest SummitWest Spire
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 46' 24'' N, 121° 16' 43'' W
48.773224, -121.278623 (Dec Deg)
626474 E 5403676 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWhatcom

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     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Rank #182)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 96
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 89)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992-03-15 by Paul Michelson
     2008-08-23 by Schmidt Altitude
     2014-08-23 by Andrew Fabian
     2014-08-23 by Priti Wright
     2015-08-07 by Susan Shih
     2017-07-23 by Joanne Najdzin (Unsuccessful)
     2018-07-05 by Jeffrey Wright
     2018-07-08 by Stephen Sugiyama (GPS Track)
     2018-07-08 by Marcus Peinado
     2018-07-29 by Sharon Carlson
     2019-07-20 by Sam N (Unsuccessful)
     2019-07-25 by Adam Walker (GPS Track)
     2019-07-28 by Aaron Wilson
     2019-08-28 by Matt Lemke
     2019-09-01 by Ryan Cairnes (GPS Track)
     2019-09-30 by Fred Newman
     2020-06-23 by Sam N
     2020-08-30 by Luke Wright
     2020-08-30 by Amy Zamora

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Sunrise on McMillan Spires (1992-07-19). Photo by Jeff Guderian.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 600 ft/182 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 680 ft/206 m
  Line Parent: Mount Terror
  Key Col: 7400 ft/2256 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.95 mi/1.53 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.775, -121.2992
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Terror  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Skagit Range
Range6: Picket Range
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: North Cascades National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Stephen Mather Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Challenger O48121g3 1:24,000
First Ascent1940
    Beckey, Fred (United States)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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