Mount Defiance, California

Prominence: 337 ft, 103 m

Elevation: 2657 feet, 810 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.86 mi, 2.99 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2660 ft / 811 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 28' 1'' N, 121° 10' 21'' W
36.467003, -121.172532 (Dec Deg)
663737 E 4037300 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Benito

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Lists that contain Mount Defiance:
     California Coastal Peak List (Rank #228)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1980-03 a by Gordon Jacobs
     2010-10-07 by Bob Burd
     2014-11-22 by Daryn Dodge
     2015-12-30 by Andrew Kirmse
     2017-03-04 by Dean Gaudet

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Mt. Defiance (center) and Little Pinnacles (lower; left) from the trail to North Chalone in Pinnacles National Park (2016-01-14). Photo by Andrew Kirmse.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 337 ft/103 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 377 ft/115 m
  Key Col: 2320 ft/707 m
Isolation1.86 mi/2.99 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Chalone Peak  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Central California Coast Ranges
Range5: Gabilan Range
Drainage BasinsSalinas
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Pinnacles National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Pinnacles Wilderness Area
Topo MapNorth Chalone Peak O36121d2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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