Boistfort Peak

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Boistfort Peak
Boistfort Peak is located in Washington (state)
Boistfort Peak
Boistfort Peak
Highest point
Elevation 3,113 ft (949 m)  NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 2,680 ft (820 m) [2]
Coordinates 46°29′17″N 123°12′55″W / 46.488145508°N 123.215308036°W / 46.488145508; -123.215308036Coordinates: 46°29′17″N 123°12′55″W / 46.488145508°N 123.215308036°W / 46.488145508; -123.215308036[1]
Geography
Location Lewis County, Washington, U.S.
Parent range Willapa Hills, Pacific Coast Ranges
Topo map USGS Boistfort Peak

Boistfort Peak, also called Baw Faw Peak is a peak in the Willapa Hills in Washington state. The summit was once the site of a fire lookout and is the highest point in the Willapa Hills.[3] Today it has communication antennae including the WA7UHD 2-meter ham repeater. It also is the site of station BOW in the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Baw Faw". NGS data sheet. U.S. National Geodetic Survey. Retrieved 2008-12-03.
  2. ^ "Boistfort Peak, Washington". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2008-12-03.
  3. ^ "Baw Faw (Boistfort) Lookout". Rex's Forest Fire Lookout Page. Retrieved 2008-12-03.
  4. ^ "Webicorder Maps". The Pacific Northwest Seismic Network. Archived from the original on 2008-12-16. Retrieved 2008-12-03.

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