Gilbert Peak

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Gilbert Peak
Gilbert 14A.JPG
Gilbert Peak in background at far left
Elevation 8,184 ft (2,494 m)[1]
Prominence 3,664 ft (1,117 m)[1]
Location
Gilbert Peak is located in Washington (state)
Gilbert Peak
Gilbert Peak
Goat Rocks, Washington, U.S.
Range Cascade Range
Coordinates 46°29′18″N 121°24′25″W / 46.48833°N 121.40694°W / 46.48833; -121.40694Coordinates: 46°29′18″N 121°24′25″W / 46.48833°N 121.40694°W / 46.48833; -121.40694[2]
Topo map USGS Walupt Lake
Climbing
Easiest route Scramble

Gilbert Peak (8,184 feet (2,494 m) is located in the Goat Rocks on the border of the Yakama Indian Reservation and Yakima County, in the U.S. state of Washington. Situated partly in the Goat Rocks Wilderness, Gilbert Peak is the highest summit in the Goat Rocks, which are the eroded remnants of an extinct stratovolcano.[3] Meade Glacier is located on the southeastern slopes of the peak, while Conrad Glacier is on the north slope.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gilbert Peak, Washington". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2012-11-17. 
  2. ^ "Gilbert Peak". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2012-11-17. 
  3. ^ TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Walupt Lake, WA (Map). http://www.topoquest.com/map.php?lat=46.48845&lon=-121.40703&datum=nad83&zoom=4. Retrieved 2012-11-17.