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Jefferson Needle, Nevada


Prominence: 170 ft, 52 m

Elevation: 12,630 feet, 3850 meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.44 mi, 0.71 km
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Nameless Tower
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 59' 9'' N, 114° 18' 21'' W
38.985936, -114.305738 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNevada
County/Second Level RegionWhite Pine
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 3
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 3)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2020-06-27 by Jon Avery (GPS Track)

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Wheeler Peak is the line parent, as the key col is the saddle between them.

Page on SummitPost: https://www.summitpost.org/jefferson-needle-the-nameless-tower/829278
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 170 ft/52 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 210 ft/64 m
  Key Col: 12,460 ft/3798 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.44 mi/0.71 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Wheeler Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: East Central Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Snake Range
Drainage BasinsGreat Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Great Basin National Park
Topo MapWheeler Peak O38114h3 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Jon Avery.



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