Sharkfin Tower, Washington

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 8160+ feet, 2487+ meters

True Isolation: 0.04 mi, 0.07 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 8160 - 8200 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 8165 ft / 2488 m
    (Range 8165 - 8205 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 29' 59'' N, 121° 2' 23'' W
48.499621, -121.039826 (Dec Deg)
644799 E 5373689 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSkagit

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 42
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 43)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-07-11 by Tyr Olafssen
     2016-08-13 by Bent Wiencke (GPS Track)
     2018-07-28 by Honorio Valdes (GPS Track)
     2018-08-12 by Ryan Rex
     2019-07-20 by Asa Sidehill
     2019-07-26 by Adam Zukowski (GPS Track)

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Sharkfin Tower from Boston-Sahale Col. Approach via Quien Sabe Glacier (2016-08-19). Photo by Curt Baxstrom.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Line Parent: Sharks Tooth
  Key Col: 8160 ft/2487 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.04 mi/0.07 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.4992, -121.0392
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sharks Tooth  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Central North Cascades
Range6: Buckner-Boston Massif
Drainage BasinsSkagit
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: North Cascades National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Stephen Mather Wilderness Area
Topo MapCascade Pass O48121d1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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