Schonchin Butte, California

Prominence: 582 ft, 177 m

Elevation: 5302 feet, 1616 meters

Approx. Isolation: 4.36 mi, 7.02 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5306 ft / 1617 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 44' 17'' N; 121° 31' 45'' W
41.738135, -121.529207 (Dec Deg)
622307E 4621748N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSiskiyou

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1990-09-26 by Eric Kassan
     2006-07-02 by Frederick Johnson
     2013-04-04 by John E Sarna

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Schonchin Butte, the cinder cone from the opposite side of the trail (the highway side) (2013-04-04). Photo by John E Sarna.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 582 ft/177 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 622 ft/189 m
  Key Col: 4720 ft/1439 m
Isolation4.36 mi/7.02 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Island Butte  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: California Cascades
Range5: California Cascades-Central
Drainage BasinsKlamath
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Modoc National Forest/Lava Beds National Monument
Topo MapSchonchin Butte O41121f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by John Stolk.
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