Black Butte, California

Prominence: 2436 ft, 742 m

Elevation: 7448 feet, 2270 meters

True Isolation: 19.35 mi, 31.14 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7451 ft / 2271 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 43' 36'' N, 122° 52' 21'' W
39.726751, -122.872553 (Dec Deg)
510922 E 4397438 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGlenn (Highest Point)

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     Black Butte at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio) Trip Report for Glenn, CA by Andy Martin Trip Report for Glenn, CA by Benjamin Stein Trip Report for Glenn, CA by Scott Surgent Trip Report for Glenn, CA by Peter Maurer Trip Report for Glenn, CA by Eric Geissinger

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Lists that contain Black Butte:
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #24)
     California County High Points (Rank #27)
     California County Prominence Peaks (Rank #33)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #196)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #96)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #367)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #261)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #284)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #96)
     California Coastal Peak List (Rank #26)
     California Fire Lookouts (Rank #80)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       California County Summits (Suttle)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 174
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 166)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-07-06 by Frederick Johnson
     2003-05-22 by Scott Surgent
     2011-06-19 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2011-07-05 by Peter James (GPS Track)
     2012-07-16 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2012-08-25 by Ryan Courtney
     2014-04-29 by Mike Jay (GPS Track)
     2014-06-01 by Andrew Kirmse
     2014-07-04 by Scott Burley (GPS Track)
     2015-01-31 by Kyle Greenlee
     2015-01-31 by Cole Greenlee
     2015-01-31 by Renee Greenlee
     2015-01-31 by Mark Greenlee
     2015-06-06 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2015-08-17 by Brian McCarty
     2016-04-16 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-05-27 by Martin Pyne
     2016-05-28 by Marcus Sierra (GPS Track)
     2017-07-15 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2017-09-01 by Greg Sweel
     2018-06-30 by Kimberly St.Clair
     2018-08-19 by PJ Anderer
     2019-08-23 by Lisa Barboza
     2019-11-09 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-05-12 by Joe Merlone
     2020-06-15 by Jeremy Fuerst
     2020-06-21 by Quincy Koetz
     2020-07-05 by Yogini Jolly
     2020-08-13 by Benjamin Tryon
     2021-11-11 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-11-11 by Arthur Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-12-10 by Katie Beal
     2021-12-10 by Kane Edwards
     2022-10-22 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2022-10-22 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2022-11-05 by Chromio Muldoon (GPS Track)

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Summit area of Black Butte, the Glenn County high point (2016-05-27). Photo by Martin Pyne.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2436 ft/742 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2436 ft/742 m
  Key Col: Mendocino Pass    5012 ft/1528 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 19.35 mi/31.14 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.0008, -122.9497
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hammerhorn Mountain  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Northern California Coast Range
Range5: Central Northern California Coast Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsEel (HP)
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mendocino National Forest
Topo MapPlaskett Meadows O39122f7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Black Butte sticks out against the surrounding area (2018-09-07). Photo by PJ Anderer.
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