Adams Peak-West Peak, California

Prominence: 2199 ft, 670 m

Elevation: 8199 feet, 2499 meters

True Isolation: 9.91 mi, 15.94 km
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 54' 38'' N, 120° 6' 1'' W
39.910576, -120.100279 (Dec Deg)
747861 E 4421858 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLassen

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Lists that contain Adams Peak-West Peak:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #308)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #128)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1995-08-26 by Greg Gerlach
     2016-06-22 by Bob McLaughlin
     2018-06-10 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2018-06-30 by David Sanger

View ascents of peak by registered members (22 total)

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Lists OF John states that the east summit has been determined higher than the west by 2 feet "using photo pixel analysis." Clearly, this is subject to debate and, based on entries in the register located on the west summit, has been controversial for three decades or longer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2199 ft/670 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2239 ft/682 m
  Key Col: 6000 ft/1829 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.91 mi/15.94 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.9342, -120.2842
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dixie Mountain  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Diamond Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Plumas National Forest
Topo MapConstantia O39120h1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Bob McLaughlin.

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