Frenchman Mountain, Nevada

Prominence: 1972 ft, 601 m

Elevation: 4052 feet, 1235 meters

True Isolation: 11.6 mi, 18.66 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4054 ft / 1236 m
Alternate Name(s)Sunrise Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 10' 45'' N, 114° 59' 52'' W
36.179169, -114.997728 (Dec Deg)
680062 E 4005679 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionClark
City/TownSunrise Manor

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     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Unranked)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-03-26 by Eric Kassan
     2008-10-05 by S Wallace
     2009-11-19 by William Musser
     2010-11-27 by Ken Curtis
     2011-01-07 by Scott Surgent
     2011-10-09 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2011-11-26 by Frank Toddre II
     2012-04-15 by Frank Toddre II
     2012-12-23 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-01-26 by Frank Toddre II
     2013-02-09 by Brett Sapowith
     2013-03-16 by Steven Thompson (GPS Track)
     2013-05-29 by Jon Trimble (GPS Track)
     2013-09-28 by Chase DuPont
     2016-04-30 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2016-11-29 by Amanda Wagner
     2016-12-04 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2016-12-27 by Lou Hibbard
     2017-04-03 by Jeremy Haddock (GPS Track)
     2017-04-07 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-04-08 by Greg Gerlach

View ascents of peak by registered members (163 total)

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Frenchman Mountain (2014-04-08). Photo by Cyndy Schuessler.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1972 ft/601 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2012 ft/613 m
  Key Col: 2080 ft/634 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.6 mi/18.66 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.3475, -114.9975
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dike Benchmark  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: South Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Las Vegas Ranges
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapFrenchman Mountain O36114b8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Sunrise Airway Beacon and Frenchman Mountain (left to right), with Sunrise Northeast barely visible behind Sunrise Airway Beacon (2017-02-15). Photo by David Starner.
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