Sialan

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Sialan
Mount Sialan 01.jpg
Elevation 4,185 m (13,730 ft)
Location
Sialan is located in Iran
Sialan
Sialan
Border of Mazandaran and Qazvin, Iran
Range Alborz
Coordinates 36°03′42″N 50°41′54.63″E / 36.06167°N 50.6985083°E / 36.06167; 50.6985083Coordinates: 36°03′42″N 50°41′54.63″E / 36.06167°N 50.6985083°E / 36.06167; 50.6985083

Sialan is a mountain peak in Alborz range in Iran. At an elevation of 4,185 metres (13,730 ft) it is famous mountain in the range. Its south face rises from the Alamut valley.

Map of central Alborz Peaks: 1 `Alam Kūh
  -25 to 500 m
  500 to 1500 m
  1500 to 2500 m
  2500 to 3500 m
  3500 to 4500 m
  4500 to 5671 m
2 Āzād Kūh 3 Damāvand
4 Do Berar 5 Do Khaharan
6 Ghal`eh Gardan 7 Gorg
8 Kholeno 9 Mehr Chal
10 Mīšīneh Marg 11 Naz
12 Shah Alborz 13 Sīālān
14 Tochal 15 Varavašt
Rivers: 0
1 Alamūt 2 Chālūs
3 Do Hezār 4 Harāz
5 Jājrūd 6 Karaj
7 Kojūr 8 Lār
9 Nūr 10 Sardāb
11 Seh Hazār 12 Shāh Rūd
Cities: 1 Āmol
2 Chālūs 3 Karaj
Other: D Dīzīn
E Emāmzādeh Hāšem K Kandovān Tunnel
* Latīān Dam ** Lār Dam

Climbing[edit]

The level of difficulty is "walk-up" and the nearest center is Haniz village. There is a hut at 3270 m for climbers from the Southern valley.

Mount Sialan: +36° 30' 41.89", +50° 41' 54.63", 4185 m and Sialan shelter: +36° 30' 21.10", +50° 40' 9.10", 3271 m

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