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South Schell Peak, Nevada


Prominence: 548 ft, 167 m

Elevation: 11,736 feet, 3577 meters


True Isolation: 1.44 mi, 2.32 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 11,741 ft / 3579 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 20' 11'' N, 114° 36' 0'' W
39.336515, -114.599993 (Dec Deg)
706845 E 4356868 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/Second Level RegionWhite Pine
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 61
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 59)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2000-09-30 by Scott Kruis
     2011-09-29 by Lou Hibbard
     2011-10-29 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2012-07-28 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-09-01 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2013-09-01 by rraine wajda
     2013-09-02 by Scott Kruis (GPS Track)
     2014-06-22 by Tom Gathright
     2016-07-23 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2017-07-30 by Eric Morrill
     2019-09-01 by Kyle Wilson (GPS Track)
     2019-09-06 by Jerry Thomas (GPS Track)
     2020-05-29 by Adam Walker (GPS Track)

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Jerry and Cheryl on the summit (2019-09-06). Photo by Cheryl Thomas.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 548 ft/167 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 580 ft/177 m
  Line Parent: Schell Creek Peak 3595
  Key Col: 11,188 ft/3410 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.44 mi/2.32 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.3242, -114.5783
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Schell Creek Peak 3587  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: East Central Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Schell Creek Range
Drainage Basins
Spring Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Southern Great Basin Valleys
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Topo MapSouth Schell Peak O39114c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Jerry approaches the summit (2019-09-06). Photo by Cheryl Thomas.
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View of aspens near the saddle on the route to South Schell (2019-09-06). Photo by Jerry Thomas.
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Cheryl on the ridge of scree and grass nearing the summit of South Schell (2019-09-06). Photo by Jerry Thomas.
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South Schell Peak from the shelter on Schell Creek Peak 3587 (2013-09-02). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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