Granite Peak, Nevada

Prominence: 3460 ft, 1055 m

Elevation: 8980 feet, 2737 meters

True Isolation: 49.07 mi, 78.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8984 ft / 2738 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 47' 28'' N, 119° 26' 0'' W
40.791143, -119.433292 (Dec Deg)
294703 E 4518421 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWashoe

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     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #247)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 43
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 40)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2012-08-24 by Richard Carey
     2012-09-21 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2014-06-12 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-06-12 by Dean Molen
     2016-09-25 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2020-07-09 by David Porter (GPS Track)
     2020-10-21 by Bob Bolton (GPS Track)
     2021-04-17 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-05-30 by Koni Fujiwara
     2022-05-15 by Andrew Schaper (GPS Track)
     2022-05-15 by David Schaper (GPS Track)
     2022-05-25 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)

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Field observations show that the northwest knoll on the summit is a bit higher than the 8974-foot spot elevation. So this site reports the elevation of this peak as 8980 feet.

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John Stolk approaches the top of Granite Mountain (2017-05-09). Photo by Grant Myers.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3460 ft/1055 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3480 ft/1061 m
  Key Col: 5520 ft/1682 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 49.07 mi/78.97 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.237782, -120.163829
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Emerson Peak  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Northwest Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Black Rock Desert Area
Range6: Granite Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsNorth Central Great Basin
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapThe Banjo O40119g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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