Peakbagger.com

San Rafael Swell

Range TypeMiscellaneous physical or political Feature
Highest PointSan Rafael Knob (7921 ft/2414 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesUtah
Area2,958 sq mi / 7,662 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent86 mi / 138 km North-South
60 mi / 97 km East-West
Center Lat/Long38° 58' N; 110° 39' W
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "San Rafael Swell":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of San Rafael Swell
Click on red triangle icons for links to other ranges.


Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the San Rafael Swell.
CanyonlandsLevel 4 (Parent)
         San Rafael SwellLevel 5
         Central CanyonlandsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         La Sal MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Uncompahgre PlateauLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Henry MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Escalante-StaircaseLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Elk RidgeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Abajo MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the San Rafael Swell

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.San Rafael Knob79212414 
2.Peak 776277622366 
3.Peak 773577352358 
4.Cedar Mountain76652336 
5.Peak 762276222323 
6.Peak 762076202323 
7.Saddle Benchmark75622305 
8.Peak 75607560+2304+ 
9.Peak 750075002286 
10.Copper Globe74802280 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the San Rafael Swell

San Rafael Knob
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View looking back at the San Rafael Knob while hiking out on an old jeep track. Light dusting of snow on the North face. (2015-03-20). Photo by Sam Grant.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cedar Mountain
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View from the summit, looking South. Photo by Alicia Baker.
Click here for larger-size photo.
The Dike
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
My hiking companions chillin atop The Dike (2021-04-04). Photo by Tom Gathright.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Mount Elliott
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View south from the top (2019-10-05). Photo by David Fox.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Sids Mountain Wilderness High Point
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Ezy on top of the Sid's Mountain Wilderness HP (2021-05-15). Photo by Tom Gathright.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cedar Mountain
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Cedar Mountain is protected by cliffs on much of its eastern side (2018-04-29). Photo by Ken Jones.
Click here for larger-size photo.
The Wickiup
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Following a ridge to The Wickiup (2019-09-06). Photo by Tom Gathright.
Click here for larger-size photo.



This page has been served 4104 times since 2004-11-01.



Copyright © 1987-2022 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service