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Big Chiwaukum Mountain  Washington   #8281
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Cascade Range / Washington Cascades

Height: 2457 m <- 8060 feet
Prominence?: 1122 m above Hope Lake Pass
Line Parent?: Mount Stuart (25.2 km away, at bearing 175 degrees)
Greater Parent: Mount Stuart (25.2 km away)

Location:   47.70133,-120.93383     47:42:05, -120:56:02   10T 655011 5285173 (22 km W of Plain).   AreaCode: EM70/HJ03
This peak is #28 in Prominence List for Washington .Big Chiwaukum Mountain is the highpoint on a 10 km long ridge with many subpeaks, the whole being named the Chiwaukum Mountains. The slopes are gentle with a few easily avoided cliff bands.

The glacier shown on the east side of the peak is mostly melted away.

Name Notes: Chiwaukum means "place where many streams come together" in the local Native American language.

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