Whale Peak, California

Prominence: 2700 ft, 823 m

Elevation: 5349 feet, 1630 meters

Approx. Isolation: 9.6 mi, 15.45 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5351 ft / 1631 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 1' 46'' N; 116° 18' 58'' W
33.029464, -116.316208 (Dec Deg)
563856E 3654761N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Lists that contain Whale Peak:
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #68)
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #246)
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #22)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1983 by Phillip Katzmann
     2001-03-25 by Winnette Butler
     2001-12-30 by Sandy Lara
     2007-03-10 by Dennis Poulin
     2009-02-07 by Amin Faraday
     2010-01-31 by Mat Kelliher
     2011-04-17 by Derek Loranger
     2011-10-02 by Eric Johnson
     2011-10-02 by Matt Looney (GPS Track)
     2013-01-31 by Joel Hawk
     2013-02-17 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2013-04-21 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-12-12 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-12-14 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2013-12-15 by MAK SC leads (GPS Track)
     2014-01-01 by Kelley Laxamana
     2014-01-01 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2014-12-07 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2014-12-23 by Adam Walker
     2015-02-07 by Bob Ramsey
     2015-02-16 by Don Nelsen
     2015-03-29 by Mark Lyons

View ascents of peak by registered members (132 total)

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Whale Peak from Stage BM (2011-12-31). Photo by Mark McCormick.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2700 ft/823 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2700 ft/823 m
  Key Col: Old Overland Stage Route    2649 ft/807 m
Isolation9.6 mi/15.45 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Granite Mountain  (W)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapWhale Peak O33116a3 1:24,000
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