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California Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation

Showing Peter Maurer's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (15 out of 37, or 40.54%)

RankPeakIsol-Km Elev-M Range (Level 5)NHN NameAscent Date
1.Copernicus Peak104.91329Diablo RangePalo Escrito Peak2001-01-15
1.Mount Diablo52.81173Diablo RangeBlack Mountain2001-01-15
3.Lassen Peak114.93187Lassen Peak AreaShastarama Point2001-10-11
4.Mount Whitney2649.54419Mount Whitney GroupPico de Aguila2002-07-16
5.Mount Ingalls44.32552Keddie-Grizzly-Dixie AreaSierra Buttes Lookout2002-09-24
6.Junipero Serra Peak212.11787Santa Lucia RangeCrow Peak2003-05-31
7.Mount Shasta538.74317Mount Shasta AreaWhite Mountain Peak2005-06-30
8.Eagle Peak140.63015Warner MountainsLassen Volcanic Wilderness High Point2005-09-24
9.Mount Ritter48.24006Ritter Range-East YosemiteRuby Peak2006-08-20
10.South Butte45.8646Sacramento Valley ButtesRattlesnake Point2009-05-08
11.White Mountain Peak108.64342White MountainsMount Williamson2009-08-08
12.San Gorgonio Mountain261.53505San Bernardino MountainsCharleston Peak2010-07-24
13.San Benito Mountain69.61597Diablo RangePinyon Peak2014-04-19
14.Mount San Antonio68.43068San Gabriel MountainsWashington Monument2014-05-15
15.Mount Pinos133.52692San Emigdio MountainsMount Hawkins2014-05-23
 North Palisade51.84341PalisadesMount Williamson 
 Telescope Peak92.03367Panamint RangeEd Lane Point 
 Thompson Peak59.52741Salmon MountainsMount Eddy 
 Tin Mountain45.12729Panamint RangePeak 9040 
 Piute Peak40.32573Piute MountainsPeak 8443 
 Boulder Peak48.42530Marble MountainsChina Mountain 
 South Yolla Bolly Mountain98.92467Yolla Bolly AreaLittle Stonewall Pass Peak 
 Double Mountain46.32433Tehachapi MountainsPiute Peak 
 Clark Mountain46.92410Clark Range-Ivanpah MountainsPotosi Mountain South 
 Preston Peak40.52228Siskiyou MountainsKings Castle 
 Cuyamaca Peak40.91985San Diego Area RangesHot Springs Mountain 
 Avawatz Peak43.01876Northwest Mojave RangesPeak 6398 
 Santiago Peak54.11733Santa Ana MountainsCalamity Canyon Peak 
 Old Woman Mountain42.31623Southeast Mojave RangesPeak 1660 
 Cobb Mountain41.71439Mayacmas MountainsWindy Point 
 King Peak45.51246Humboldt-Mendocino CoastLarabee Buttes-West Peak 
 Mount Tamalpais-West Peak51.7785Sonoma-Marin CoastMount Veeder 
 Devils Peak50.1747Channel IslandsKnob 2882 
 Mount Orizaba79.4648Channel IslandsSaddle Peak West 
 Thirst Benchmark54.4599Channel IslandsMount Orizaba 
 San Nicolas Island High Point83.4276Channel IslandsPeak 950 
 Signal Hill41.2193Channel IslandsWest Point 2 Benchmark 

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List Description

Thanks to Jim Moore, who provided many of the isolation limit points for this list. This means that the isolation distances on this list are the actual distances to the nearest higher point of land, not just the nearest summit that happens to be in the site's database.

This list shows the peaks that truly dominate the California landscape, each one standing as the highest point in the center of a circle over 50 miles in diameter (over 1,950 square miles).


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