Turtlehead Junior, Nevada

Prominence: 320 ft, 98 m

Elevation: 4920+ feet, 1500+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.58 mi, 0.93 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4920 - 4960 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4923 ft / 1501 m
    (Range 4923 - 4963 ft)
Alternate Name(s)Red Cap
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 9' 58'' N; 115° 26' 34'' W
36.166074, -115.442769 (Dec Deg)
640060E 4003492N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClark

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-03-12 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2011-05-28 by BMS 914 (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2011-06-04 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2012-01-07 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2012-03-04 by Frank Toddre II
     2012-11-08 by jeff branin
     2013-01-05 by Steven Thompson (GPS Track)
     2013-11-24 by James Morehouse
     2015-07-04 by Brett Sapowith

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Also known as Red Cap
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 320 ft/98 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 400 ft/122 m
  Key Col: 4600 ft/1402 m
Isolation0.58 mi/0.93 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    New Peak  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: South Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Spring Mountains
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Topo MapLa Madre Mountain O36115b4 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Eric Kassan.

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