Discovery Peak, California

Prominence: 1082 ft, 330 m

Elevation: 3842 feet, 1171 meters

True Isolation: 5.14 mi, 8.28 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3845 ft / 1172 m
Alternate Name(s)Valpe Ridge-Rose Flat
Peak TypeUnnamed Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 30' 44'' N, 121° 41' 58'' W
37.5121, -121.699374 (Dec Deg)
614946 E 4152478 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAlameda (Highest Point)

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     Weather for Discovery Peak California at Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Bob Packard Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Peter Maurer Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Gordon MacLeod Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Robert Greene Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Eric Geissinger

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Lists that contain Discovery Peak:
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #370)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #402)
     California County High Points (Rank #46)
     California Coastal Peak List (Rank #135)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       California County Summits (Suttle)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992-03-21 by Frederick Johnson
     1994-03-27 by Frederick Johnson
     2003-05-19 by Dan Baxter
     2004-02-10 by Bob Burd
     2011-02-13 by Marcus Sierra
     2011-03-29 by Peter James (GPS Track)
     2011-10-31 by Marcus Sierra
     2012-04-01 by Marcus Sierra
     2013-01-15 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2013-04-22 by Bob Burd
     2013-05-05 by Marcus Sierra (GPS Track)
     2014-03-15 by Marcus Sierra
     2014-10-25 by Scott Burley (GPS Track)
     2015-01-19 by Coby King
     2015-10-25 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2015-12-27 by Eric McCown
     2016-03-12 by Matt Sartin
     2016-12-16 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2017-05-06 by Powen Ru
     2017-05-15 by Mike Jay
     2017-12-17 by Dave Covill
     2018-02-12 by Josef Nuernberger

View ascents of peak by registered members (115 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1082 ft/330 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1122 ft/342 m
  Key Col: 2760 ft/841 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.14 mi/8.28 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.4375, -121.7
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Black Mountain  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Central California Coast Ranges
Range5: Diablo Range
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapMendenhall Springs O37121e6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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