Windy Knob, Washington

Prominence: 200 ft, 61 m

Elevation: 5920+ feet, 1804+ meters

True Isolation: 0.33 mi, 0.53 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5920 - 5960 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 18' 45'' N, 120° 33' 19'' W
47.312628, -120.555222 (Dec Deg)
684774 E 5242805 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionChelan

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 83
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 79)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2000-03-05 by John Morrow
     2000-03-19 by John Morrow
     2007-01-13 by John Morrow
     2012-02-20 by John Morrow
     2013-01-10 by John Morrow
     2013-03-06 by John Morrow
     2016-01-09 by John Morrow
     2016-01-16 by John Morrow
     2016-01-23 by John Morrow
     2016-01-24 by John Morrow
     2016-02-13 by Rusty Sherman
     2016-02-22 by Joanne Najdzin (GPS Track)
     2016-02-22 by Russ Kula (GPS Track)
     2016-03-16 by John Morrow
     2016-03-25 by Shawna Leatherby
     2018-01-17 by John Morrow
     2018-02-21 by John Morrow
     2019-01-13 by Jeremy Benezra
     2020-01-19 by Mi Ka
     2020-12-31 by John Morrow (Unsuccessful)
     2021-02-20 by Rick Teudt (GPS Track)
     2021-03-06 by Sara Holzknecht
     2021-03-27 by Jeff Ziegler (GPS Track)
     2022-03-20 by Claire Jaja (GPS Track)
     2022-04-09 by Oleg Melnikov (GPS Track)

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I am not in the habit of adding peaks with less than 400P, but folks are incorrectly naming this from local conventional wisdom!
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Windy Knob from East face of Diamondhead (2013-03-06). Photo by John Morrow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Key Col: 5720 ft/1743 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.33 mi/0.53 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 47.3117, -120.5483
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Tronsen Head  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: South Washington Cascades
Range5: Wenatchee Mountains
Range6: Mission-Naneum Ridges
Drainage BasinsWenatchee
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest
Topo MapBlewett Pass O47120c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by John Morrow.
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