South Sheep Mountain, Montana

Prominence: 3666 ft, 1118 m

Elevation: 10,606 feet, 3233 meters

True Isolation: 10.25 mi, 16.5 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,611 ft / 3234 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Sheep Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 45' 48'' N, 111° 23' 26'' W
44.763196, -111.390641 (Dec Deg)
469085 E 4956719 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadison

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Lists that contain South Sheep Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #195)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #138)
     Greater Yellowstone Range High Points (Rank #11)
     Peakbagging Montana List of 53 Peaks (Rank #13)
     Montana Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #29)
     Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Rank #90)
     Montana Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #29)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Select Peaks of Greater Yellowstone (Turiano)
       Peakbagging Montana (Jones)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 19
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 19)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2013-07-02 by Steve Sheriff (GPS Track)
     2017 by Tim Worth
     2017-08-16 by Grant Myers
     2019-07-27 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2019-08-25 by Desert Rat (GPS Track)
     2019-08-25 by Bob Bolton (GPS Track)

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Annette Myers approaches the summit of South Sheep Mtn. from the south (2017-08-16). Photo by Grant Myers.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3666 ft/1118 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3686 ft/1124 m
  Key Col: 6940 ft/2115 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.25 mi/16.5 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.9083, -111.435
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hilgard Peak  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Greater Yellowstone Rockies
Range4: Teton Range-Yellowstone Area
Range5: Lionshead-Henrys Lake Ranges (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMadison
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Gallatin National Forest
Topo MapEarthquake Lake O44111g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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