Kessler Peak, Utah

Prominence: 443 ft, 135 m

Elevation: 10,403 feet, 3171 meters

True Isolation: 1.33 mi, 2.14 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,407 ft / 3172 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 37' 30'' N, 111° 40' 8'' W
40.62511, -111.668887 (Dec Deg)
443428 E 4497357 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSalt Lake

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 145
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 134)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-06-29 by James Barlow
     2012-07-14 by Darin Wilson
     2014-06-03 by Matt Dolan
     2015-06-13 by Jon Hill
     2015-07-27 by Ben Stokes (GPS Track)
     2015-08-27 by Dustin Erickson
     2015-10-10 by Trent Holmes
     2015-10-22 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2016-06-10 by Jeremy Haddock (GPS Track)
     2016-10-15 by Alicia Baker
     2017-07-08 by Chad Christensen
     2017-08-06 by Danny Wiseman (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Stav Basis
     2018-05-13 by Ammon Hatch (GPS Track)
     2018-05-15 by Ryan Rex
     2018-10-07 by Chris Patterson (Unsuccessful)
     2018-10-29 by Chris Patterson
     2019-01-29 by Kalina Zufelt
     2019-03-02 by Kalina Zufelt
     2020-04-03 by Anthony Marra
     2020-07-04 by Zach Adams (GPS Track)
     2020-08-01 by Jade Mangus
     2020-09-26 by Geoff Barry (GPS Track)

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This peak sticks out from the main Cottonwood Ridge and is very prominent when looking up Big Cottonwood Canyon from the Salt Lake Valley. It is most easily reached by hiking from Mill D South Fork and making your way up to the ridge south of the summit.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 443 ft/135 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 483 ft/147 m
  Key Col: 9960 ft/3036 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.33 mi/2.14 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.6058, -111.6683
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Flagstaff  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wasatch Range
Range5: Central Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsJordan
Great Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest
Topo MapMount Aire O40111f6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by James Barlow.

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