Observation Point, Utah

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 6507 feet, 1983 meters

True Isolation: 0.12 mi, 0.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6510 ft / 1984 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 16' 42'' N, 112° 56' 25'' W
37.278232, -112.940381 (Dec Deg)
327975 E 4127503 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWashington

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2000 by Alan Bangel
     2001-10 b by William Musser
     2008-05-26 by Jorden "Nacho" Seamands
     2010-09-25 by John Fedak
     2012-04-15 by Karine Thate
     2012-06-14 by Krystal Wanberg
     2012-07-28 by Frank Toddre II
     2012-11-16 by Steven Thompson (GPS Track)
     2014-08-23 by Karen McCann
     2014-10-27 by Curtis Bowden
     2015-04-19 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2015-10-20 by Joseph Esparza
     2015-12-04 by Jim Robinson (GPS Track)
     2016-04-29 by Steven Thompson (GPS Track)
     2016-10-16 by Eric Kassan
     2016-10-16 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2017-01-26 by Dustin Erickson

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BM on USGS is 6507 elevation This spectacular overlook is 2,100 feet above the Zion Canyon and off the East Rim Trail. The feature is on a plateau. Col not determined.
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View of Zion Canyon from Observation Point (2015-12-04). Photo by Jim Robinson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 27 ft/8 m
  Key Col: 6507 ft/1983 m
Isolation0.12 mi/0.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Observation Benchmark  (NNE)
Isolation Limit Point: 37° 16' 48'' N, 112° 56' 24'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Colorado Plateau
Range4: Central Utah Plateaus
Range5: Markagunt Plateau-Zion
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Zion National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Zion Wilderness Area
Topo MapTemple of Sinawava O37112c8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.
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