Banshee Peak, Washington

Prominence: 360 ft, 110 m

Elevation: 7400+ feet, 2256+ meters

True Isolation: 0.4 mi, 0.64 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 7400 - 7440 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 7404 ft / 2257 m
    (Range 7404 - 7444 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)46° 51' 4'' N, 121° 37' 14'' W
46.851115, -121.620636 (Dec Deg)
605157 E 5189543 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPierce

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-07-20 by Randy Furnas
     2014-05-31 by Eric J. Johnson
     2014-10-16 by Julie Myer
     2015-06-21 by Tab Wilkins
     2015-06-27 by Julie Myer
     2015-07-07 by Shawna Leatherby
     2015-07-18 by John Murphy (GPS Track)
     2015-07-18 by Rusty Sherman
     2015-08-12 by Tim Hagan (GPS Track)
     2016-08-13 by Turner Bluechel (Unsuccessful)
     2016-10-02 by Nancy Lloyd
     2017-08-09 by Susan Shih
     2018-06-19 by John Anholm
     2018-06-19 by Mindy Thygeson
     2018-06-24 by Paul Brown (GPS Track)
     2018-08-05 by Bob Keranen

View ascents of peak by registered members (124 total)

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Banshee Peak centered in this view along with Sunrise Lodge. Camera is pointed south (2016-10-11). Photo by Ronald James.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 360 ft/110 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Line Parent: Cowlitz Chimneys-Central Peak
  Key Col: 7040 ft/2146 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.4 mi/0.64 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 46.8525, -121.6125
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cowlitz Chimneys-Central Peak  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Mount Rainier Area
Range6: Mount Rainier East Foothills
Drainage BasinsPuyallup
Puget Sound
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rainier National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rainier Wilderness Area
Topo MapChinook Pass O46121g5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mindy, Vicki, John with Mt. Rainier in background (2018-06-19). Photo by John Anholm.
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Banshee Peak from the west slope meadows Photo by Chris Pribbernow.
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