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Storm King, Washington


Prominence: 600 ft, 183 m

Elevation: 8520+ feet, 2597+ meters


True Isolation: 0.55 mi, 0.89 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 8520 - 8560 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 8525 ft / 2598 m
    (Range 8525 - 8565 ft)
Alternate Name(s)Storm King Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 29' 29'' N, 120° 55' 22'' W
48.491515, -120.922718 (Dec Deg)
653474 E 5373016 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/Second Level RegionChelan
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     Storm King at SummitPost.org
     Storm King at ListsOfJohn.com

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Lists that contain Storm King:
     Washington State Top 100 Peaks (Rank #53)
     Washington Bulger List (Rank #51)
     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Rank #53)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Summit Routes: Washington's 100 Highest Peaks (Stephenson, Bongiovanni)
       Washington's Highest Mountains: Basic Alpine and Glacier Routes (Goldman)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 55
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 52)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-07-17 by Eric J. Johnson
     2010-07-31 by Joshua Ricardi (Unsuccessful)
     2011-08-20 by Milda Tautvydas
     2012-08-12 by Franklin Bradshaw
     2013-08-11 by Greg Slayden (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2013-08-11 by Adam Walker (Unsuccessful)
     2014-07-26 by Joshua Ricardi
     2016-07-24 by Sean Albert (GPS Track)
     2017-07-28 by Susan Shih
     2017-08-06 by Dan Lauren
     2017-08-24 by Eric Gilbertson
     2018-07-28 by Ian Culhane
     2018-08-08 by Jake Robinson
     2019-07-05 by Alden Ryno
     2019-08-25 by Fred Newman

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Storm King
     Elevation Ladder from Storm King
     Prominence Ladder from Storm King

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Storm King center, dwarfed by Goode. From Buckner (1997?). Photo by R Scott.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 600 ft/183 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 680 ft/207 m
  Line Parent: Goode Mountain-West Tower
  Key Col: 7920 ft/2414 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.55 mi/0.89 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.485, -120.9158
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Goode Mountain-West Tower  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Central North Cascades
Range6: Goode-Logan-Black Area
Drainage BasinsChelan
Columbia
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: North Cascades National Park
Topo MapGoode Mountain O48120d8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

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Other Photos

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View of the famous ledge, crux is actually just around the corner, this view is on the return/descent back to the notch. Crux isn't that bad, need to duck down and step down, I brushed out the gravel from the step for solid footing, did not use a rope (2017-08-06). Photo by Dan Lauren.
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