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Snow Lake Peak, Nevada


Prominence: 337 ft, 103 m

Elevation: 11,137 feet, 3395 meters


True Isolation: 0.71 mi, 1.15 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 11,142 ft / 3397 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 36' 19'' N, 115° 23' 47'' W
40.605157, -115.396431 (Dec Deg)
635667 E 4496163 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/Second Level RegionElko
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 14
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-07-23 by Bob Burd
     2013-08-29 by Scott Kruis (GPS Track)
     2020-09-20 by Linda Sun (GPS Track)
     2020-10-18 by Bob Pickering (GPS Track)

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Snow Lake Peak from the southeast (1974-07-06). Photo by John Vitz.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 337 ft/103 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 377 ft/115 m
  Key Col: 10,800 ft/3292 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.71 mi/1.15 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.605, -115.41
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Fitzgerald  (W)
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 MapRuby Dome O40115e4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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The SW face of Snow Lake Peak showing a very unlikely climbing route. Fun! (2013-08-29). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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Photo 1: On the SW face, find this ramp system that gains the NW Ridge (2013-08-29). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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Photo 2: Once around the corner and onto the NW face, follow the ledge a short way until you are below the keyhole. Climb the shallow chimney on this NW side to the keyhole (2013-08-29). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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Photo 3: Back on the SW face, there is a nice ledge heading up and across to the south ridge. This is looking back to the keyhole from this ramp system (2013-08-29). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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Photo 4: On the SW face, the exhilarating 4th class corner to the Snow Lake Peak summit! (2013-08-29). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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A telephoto of "Mount Fitzgerald" and "Snow Lake Peak" from Mount Silliman (2010-08-23). Photo by Scott Kruis.
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