Sunset Peak, California

Prominence: 1273 ft, 388 m

Elevation: 5796 feet, 1767 meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.36 mi, 3.79 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5799 ft / 1768 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 13' 0'' N; 117° 41' 22'' W
34.216648, -117.689358 (Dec Deg)
436501E 3786393N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLos Angeles

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Lists that contain Sunset Peak:
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-10-30 by Phil Betheil
     2010-01-08 by Brian Andersen
     2010-11-06 by Amin Faraday
     2010-11-06 by Mat Kelliher
     2010-11-06 by Winnette Butler
     2010-11-06 by Asher Waxman
     2012-11-25 by Frank Nothaft (GPS Track)
     2013-02-16 by Miles Kendall
     2013-06-01 by Pat Wells
     2013-06-15 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2013-10-27 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-11-03 by Scott Surgent
     2013-11-03 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2013-12-23 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2014-01-29 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-10-16 by Max Rees (GPS Track)
     2014-12-15 by Winnette Butler
     2014-12-22 by Miriam Khamis

View ascents of peak by registered members (132 total)

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Looking south down the canyon about halfway to the top (2014-10-16). Photo by Max Rees.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1273 ft/388 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1273 ft/388 m
  Key Col: 4523 ft/1379 m
Isolation2.36 mi/3.79 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lookout Mountain  (NNE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Gabriel Mountains
Drainage Basins
San Gabriel
Pacific Ocean
Santa Ana
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Angeles National Forest
Topo MapMount Baldy O34117b6 1:24,000
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