Sentinel Dome, California

Prominence: 322 ft, 99 m

Elevation: 8122 feet, 2476 meters

Approx. Isolation: 3.23 mi, 5.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8126 ft / 2477 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 43' 23'' N; 119° 35' 3'' W
37.723017, -119.584297 (Dec Deg)
272235E 4178228N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMariposa

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1988-05-21 by David J. Rhude
     1989-06-09 by Greg Slayden
     2002-02-16 by Daryn Dodge
     2002-02-17 by Daryn Dodge
     2007-06 by Ryan Ghelfi
     2009-05-19 by John Fedak
     2011-06-10 by Scott Sharaga
     2012-04-21 by Brendon Chapman
     2012-07-25 by Ed Wandall
     2013-05-18 by Dmitry Medvedev
     2013-06-27 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2013-07-10 by Scott Sharaga
     2013-08-16 by Peter Stone
     2013-09-28 by Mike Christiansen
     2015-08-17 by Scott Sharaga
     2015-08-31 by Winnette Butler
     2015-09-24 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-10-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (127 total)

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The trail leads around to the right, where there's a more gradual approach to the top (2013-07-10). Photo by Scott Sharaga.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 322 ft/99 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 362 ft/111 m
  Key Col: 7800 ft/2377 m
Isolation3.23 mi/5.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Half Dome  (ENE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central Yosemite Sierra
Range6: Yosemite Valley
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area
Topo MapHalf Dome O37119f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Descending toward North Dome. Sentinel Dome is visible on the right horizon and you can also see smoke from a nearby fire (2015-08-11). Photo by Scott Sharaga.
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