Kitt Peak, Arizona

Prominence: 2092 ft, 638 m

Elevation: 6880 feet, 2097 meters

True Isolation: 11.81 mi, 19.01 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6883 ft / 2098 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)31° 57' 54'' N, 111° 35' 57'' W
31.96487, -111.599278 (Dec Deg)
443373 E 3536699 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPima

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     Arizona Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #60)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 115
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 111)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1996-05 by James Barlow
     2007-03-03 by Scott Surgent
     2009-04-14 by Bob Burd
     2009-05-02 by Tim Trousdale
     2012-02-12 by Dennis Poulin
     2012-03-16 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2015-01-17 by Andrew Rankine (GPS Track)
     2015-03-13 by Paul McClellan
     2015-03-21 by Lee Newton
     2015-04-05 by Shari Steiner
     2015-12-27 by Kreg Ellzey (GPS Track)
     2016-10-02 by Matthias Stender
     2016-12-29 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-01-03 by William Inman
     2017-03-16 by Steven Song
     2017-10-14 by Craig Barlow
     2017-12-13 by Greg Gerlach
     2017-12-15 by Ken Jones
     2018-03-29 by Geoffrey Sarna
     2018-03-29 by JohnE Sarna
     2018-04-28 by Greg Keeling
     2019-02-26 by Austin Smith (Unsuccessful)
     2019-03-09 by Adam Walker
     2019-04-28 by Greg Slayden
     2020-01-13 by Paul McClellan (GPS Track)
     2022-05-11 by Michael Williams (GPS Track)

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The 1919/1935 BM on the summit of Kitt Peak (2015-12-27). Photo by Kreg Ellzey.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2092 ft/638 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2092 ft/638 m
  Key Col: 4788 ft/1459 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.81 mi/19.01 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 31.7942, -111.5808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mundo Perdido  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: North Sonoran Desert Ranges
Range5: Baboquivari Area
Drainage BasinsGila
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tohono O’odham Nation
Topo MapKitt Peak O31111h5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The 2.3-meter and Mayall 4-meter telescopes just left (south) of the Summit of Kitt Peak (2015-12-27). Photo by Kreg Ellzey.
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