Buck Mountain, Washington

Prominence: 1920 ft, 585 m

Elevation: 8560 feet, 2609 meters

True Isolation: 3.9 mi, 6.28 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8565 ft / 2610 m
Highest SummitMiddle Peak
SubpeaksBuck Mountain - North Peak (8528 ft/2599 m)
Buck Mountain - Far South Peak (8316 ft/2535 m)
Buck Mountain - West Peak (8261 ft/2518 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)48° 5' 30'' N, 120° 54' 42'' W
48.091688, -120.911541 (Dec Deg)
655510 E 5328601 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChelan

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Lists that contain Buck Mountain:
     Washington State Top 100 Peaks (Rank #52)
     Washington Bulger List (Rank #50)
     Washington State Top 200 Peaks (Rank #52)
     Washington State Top 200 by Prominence (Rank #154)
     Washington State Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #154)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Summit Routes: Washington's 100 Highest Peaks (Stephenson, Bongiovanni)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 132
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 119)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-09-06 by Eric J. Johnson
     2009-09-26 by Milda Tautvydas
     2010-10-17 by Joshua Ricardi
     2014-08-27 by Michael Lewis
     2014-09-28 by Sean Albert (GPS Track)
     2018-07-26 by Eric Gilbertson
     2018-09-18 by Matt Lemke
     2018-09-18 by Josh Lewis (GPS Track)
     2018-09-25 by Jake Robinson
     2018-09-28 by James Barlow
     2019-07-07 by Stephen Sugiyama (GPS Track)
     2019-07-20 by Fabien Le Gallo (GPS Track)
     2019-08-31 by Liz Mack
     2019-09-01 by Patty Cokus
     2020-07-19 by Ryan Rex
     2020-09-03 by Alden Ryno
     2020-09-20 by Ryan Stoddard (GPS Track)
     2020-10-08 by Xiulan Hu (GPS Track)
     2021-06-06 by Eric Gilbertson
     2021-07-25 by Nick 🏞️ (GPS Track)
     2021-08-15 by Nathan Strupp (GPS Track)
     2021-09-10 by Brad Wagenaar (GPS Track)
     2021-09-25 by Rio H
     2021-10-02 by Rikki-Rachelle Hinz
     2022-02-12 by Eric Gilbertson
     2022-08-02 by Arya Farahani
     2022-08-29 by Evan Barbre
     2022-09-04 by Miles Russell

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The middle summit of Buck Peak has been surveyed as approximately 32 feet higher than the 8528-foot high North Peak. This high point is the location marked on the map here.
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Buck Mountain from the NE (2007-08-11). Photo by Tim Hagan.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1920 ft/585 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1920 ft/585 m
  Line Parent: Clark Mountain
  Key Col: 6640 ft/2024 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.9 mi/6.28 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 48.05, -120.9683
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Clark Mountain  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: North Cascades
Range5: Glacier Peak-North Stevens Pass Area
Range6: Chiwawa Ridge
Drainage BasinsWenatchee
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Glacier Peak Wilderness Area
Topo MapClark Mountain O48120a8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Louis Creek Falls (2022-09-03). Photo by Miles Russell.
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