Mount Mystery, Washington

Prominence: 1119 ft, 341 m

Elevation: 7639 feet, 2328 meters

True Isolation: 1.32 mi, 2.13 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7643 ft / 2329 m
SubpeaksMount Mystery-North Peak (7600 ft/2316 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)47° 47' 45'' N, 123° 13' 17'' W
47.795903, -123.221465 (Dec Deg)
483415 E 5293640 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionJefferson

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Lists that contain Mount Mystery:
     Washington State Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #603)
     Olympic Mountain 6500-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     Olympic Mountains Rain Shadow Court (Rank #5)
     Olympia Branch Paul Wiseman Memorial Bench Peaks (Rank #2)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Climber's Guide to the Olympic Mountains (Olympic Mountain Rescue)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 33
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 29)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2017-08-31 by Aaron Wilson
     2019-05-25 by Rio H
     2019-05-26 by Dan Lauren (GPS Track)
     2019-06-11 by Andy Dewey (GPS Track)
     2019-08-27 by Will Thomas
     2019-09-06 by Scott Rice (GPS Track)
     2021-09-05 by Craig Weiland (GPS Track)
     2021-09-11 by Joerg Zuend (GPS Track)
     2022-07-16 by Christopher Poulos

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The west face of Mystery, seen from Deception Creek at sunset (1998-04). Photo by Ronald James.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1119 ft/341 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1159 ft/353 m
  Key Col: 6520 ft/1987 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.32 mi/2.13 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 47.8133, -123.2333
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Deception  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Olympic Mountains
Range5: North-Central Olympic Mountains
Range6: Deception-Gray Wolf
Drainage Basins
Hood Canal
Puget Sound
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
Strait of Juan de Fuca
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Olympic National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Daniel J. Evans Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Deception O47123g2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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View of final 250' to summit ridge proper from the sandy bench. Olympic Climbing Guide is no help and plain wrong. Believe this is the final ascent pitch even if coming from Hal Foss direction (2019-05-26). Photo by Dan Lauren.
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