Briar Summit, California

Prominence: 432 ft, 132 m

Elevation: 1509 feet, 460 meters

True Isolation: 1.48 mi, 2.38 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 7' 34'' N, 118° 22' 6'' W
34.126095, -118.368448 (Dec Deg)
373809 E 3776983 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLos Angeles
City/TownLos Angeles

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-09-06 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-04-29 by Steve Meier
     2014-05-20 by Coby King
     2016-01-16 by Roy Randall (GPS Track)
     2016-02-06 by Trevor Kent
     2016-08-29 by Julie Ann Gregg
     2017-07-15 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2018-04-18 by Greg Sweel

View ascents of peak by registered members (32 total)

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The approach from Briar Summit Dr off Mulholland is in the Briar Summit Open Space Reserve. The actual high point is accessible but theoretically off-limits. The views are exceptional and unique because of its very central location. It's prominence is 700' or more!
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Summit marker with "Valley View" stamp (2018-04-18). Photo by Greg Sweel.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 432 ft/132 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 432 ft/132 m
  Key Col: 1077 ft/328 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.48 mi/2.38 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.1183, -118.3925
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 1560  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: Santa Monica Mountains
Drainage Basins
Los Angeles
Pacific Ocean
Minor Streams of Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapBurbank O34118b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Asher Waxman.
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