North Sister, Nevada

Prominence: 348 ft, 106 m

Elevation: 10,043 feet, 3061 meters

True Isolation: 0.39 mi, 0.62 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,047 ft / 3062 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 20' 8'' N, 115° 40' 48'' W
36.335559, -115.680056 (Dec Deg)
618461 E 4021976 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClark

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 60
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 61)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-07-04 by Eric Kassan
     2011-07-24 by Frank Toddre II
     2011-07-30 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-09-07 by Frank Toddre II
     2017-07-15 by Rob O'Brien
     2017-07-17 by Bob Burd
     2018-04-09 by Dustin Wittmier (GPS Track)
     2018-06-27 by Jon Avery (GPS Track)
     2019-06-23 by Paula Raimondi
     2019-06-25 by Stav Basis
     2020-04-29 by Jerry Thomas (Unsuccessful)
     2020-04-29 by Cheryl Thomas (Unsuccessful)
     2020-04-30 by Jerry Thomas (GPS Track)

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Jerry on the ridge traverse from Black Sister to North Sister in the background (2020-04-30). Photo by Jerry Thomas.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 348 ft/106 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 348 ft/106 m
  Key Col: 9695 ft/2955 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.39 mi/0.62 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.3308, -115.6842
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    South Sister  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: South Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Spring Mountains
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Charleston Wilderness Area
Topo MapCharleston Peak O36115c6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Eric Kassan.
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