Old Man of the Mountains, Nevada

Prominence: 110 ft, 33 m

Elevation: 10,710 feet, 3264 meters

True Isolation: 0.47 mi, 0.75 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,715 ft / 3265 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 42' 52'' N, 115° 18' 27'' W
40.714483, -115.307429 (Dec Deg)
642963 E 4508440 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionElko

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 14
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2006-08-15 by Gerry Pennington
     2013-06-29 by Daniel Zvirzdin
     2020-10-31 by Linda Sun (GPS Track)
     2020-10-31 by Bob Pickering
     2020-10-31 by Greg Gerlach

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Old Man Of The Mountain as seen from the Lamoille canyon road. Gerry Pennington Spring Creek, Nevada (2017-11-30). Photo by Gerry Pennington.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 110 ft/33 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 150 ft/45 m
  Key Col: 10,600 ft/3231 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.47 mi/0.75 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.71, -115.3008
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: East Central Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Ruby-East Humboldt Mountains
Range6: Ruby Mountains
Drainage BasinsHumboldt
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Ruby Mountains Wilderness Area
Topo MapVerdi Peak O40115f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Linda, Laura, Greg, and Larry crossing the exposed traverse. The summit, with the crux marked, is right behind them (2020-10-31). Photo by Bob Pickering.
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