Key Col for Telescope Peak

Col Elevation: 4880- feet, 1487- meters

Key Col for:Telescope Peak  (11,048 ft/3367 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4880 - 4840 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 29' 2'' N; 117° 24' 43'' W
36.483837, -117.411996 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 6168 ft/1880 m
Optimistic: 6208 ft/1892 m
Average: 6188 ft/1886 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: White Mountain Peak
Prominence Parent: White Mountain Peak
Island Parent: Mount Whitney
Ridgewalk Distance:192.5 mi/309.8 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Panamint Range
Drainage Basins
Death Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Panamint Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Death Valley National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Death Valley Wilderness Area
Topo MapThe Dunes    O36117d4    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Telescope Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Telescope Peak11,0486168 Death Valley/Panamint Valley  
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)4880  Death Valley/Panamint Valley41.0741.07
(Ridge Junction)   Death Valley/Panamint Valley8.3749.44
(Ridge Junction)   Saline Valley/Panamint Valley22.4571.89
(Ridge Junction)   Saline Valley/Owens Valley44.58116.47
(Ridge Junction)   Eurkea Valley/Owens Valley33.36149.83
(Ridge Junction)   Deep Springs/Owens Valley19.82169.66
Reed Flat10,600  Deep Springs/Owens Valley0.13169.78
Mexican Mine Peak10,64040 Deep Springs/Owens Valley0.12169.9
Reed Flat10,080  Deep Springs/Owens Valley0.66170.56
White Mountains Peak 1092010,920560 Deep Springs/Owens Valley4.82175.38
(Ridge Junction)   Deep Springs/Owens Valley5.14180.52
LINE PARENT: White Mountain Peak14,2467196Trans-Great Basin DivideClayton-Big Smoky Valleys/Owens Valley11.98192.5
PROM PARENT: White Mountain Peak14,2467196    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Whitney14,49510,075    

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