Castle Rocks, California

Prominence: 280 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 8600 feet, 2621 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.92 mi, 3.09 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8603 ft / 2622 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 49' 50'' N; 116° 42' 53'' W
33.830506, -116.714702 (Dec Deg)
526399E 3743400N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Castle Rocks:
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-08-29 by Amin Faraday
     2009-11-01 by Mat Kelliher
     2012-09-08 by Tim Rosnick
     2013-10-19 by Larry Edmonds (Unsuccessful)
     2013-11-02 by Winnette Butler
     2014-07-27 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-09-28 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-03-09 by Karl Fieberling
     2015-05-03 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-06-26 by Phillip Katzmann

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CT Overlook Peak. Looking North to San Gorgonio. This is not Castle Rocks, but a peak near by named CT Overlook (2015-05-17). Photo by Keith Robinson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/109 m
  Key Col: 8320 ft/2536 m
Isolation1.92 mi/3.09 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Folly Peak  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Jacinto Mountains
Drainage Basins
San Jacinto
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: San Bernardino National Forest/Mount San Jacinto State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: San Jacinto State Wilderness SWA
Topo MapSan Jacinto Peak O33116g6 1:24,000
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