Cirque Peak, California

Prominence: 900 ft, 274 m

Elevation: 12,900 feet, 3932 meters

True Isolation: 2.59 mi, 4.16 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,906 ft / 3934 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 28' 37'' N, 118° 14' 13'' W
36.476939, -118.236958 (Dec Deg)
389189 E 4037561 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Cirque Peak:
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #7)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #114)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #60)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #40)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1980-10-04 by Greg Gerlach
     2002-08-05 by Winnette Butler
     2002-09-02 by Richard Carey
     2004-08-09 by Bob Burd
     2008-07-29 by Chiky De Las Torres
     2008-09-05 by Paul Maurin
     2009-06-18 by Mike Nielson
     2009-07-25 by Asher Waxman
     2011-09-02 by Peter James (GPS Track)
     2011-09-14 by J Thornton
     2012-09-12 by Larry Edmonds
     2013-06-12 by Vic Hanson
     2013-06-15 by Yvonne Galvez
     2013-06-15 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-08-03 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2014-07-12 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2014-07-20 by Kate Ledesma
     2014-08-10 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2014-10-11 by Phillip Katzmann
     2014-10-12 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2015-08-16 by Matthew Hengst
     2016-10-18 by Rick Peterson
     2017-06-02 by James Barlow (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (152 total)

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Cirque Peak from the trail (2015-09-12). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 900 ft/274 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 940 ft/286 m
  Line Parent: Mount Langley
  Key Col: 12,000 ft/3658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.59 mi/4.16 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.5142, -118.2425
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Upper Cottonwood Cirque High Point  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mount Whitney Group
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Buena Vista Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Golden Trout Wilderness Area (Highest Point)/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapCirque Peak O36118d2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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