Sandy Point, California

Prominence: 1622 ft, 494 m

Elevation: 7062 feet, 2152 meters

True Isolation: 7.48 mi, 12.04 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7065 ft / 2153 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Sandy Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 9' 5'' N, 117° 37' 7'' W
37.151349, -117.618583 (Dec Deg)
445070 E 4111841 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Sandy Point:
     Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section (Rank #42)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #401)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #140)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #303)
     Bartell's Death Valley National Park List (Rank #27)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Desert Summits (Zdon)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 138
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 122)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2004-03-06 by Dan Simon
     2008-05-12 by Bob Burd
     2011-10-08 by Greg Gerlach
     2011-10-08 by James Barlow
     2014-01-19 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2014-03-23 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2014-03-23 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2014-04-30 by Don Raether
     2015-01-30 by Adam Walker
     2015-05-25 by Craig Barlow
     2016-04-02 by Mat's SC leads
     2016-04-02 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2016-04-02 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2016-04-02 by Greg Gerlach
     2018-01-21 by Josef Nuernberger
     2019-03-23 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2019-04-20 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2020-03-26 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2021-04-07 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-04-11 by Sandy Lara
     2021-11-27 by Kurt T

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Sandy Point from Lead BM (2017-11-11). Photo by Mark McCormick.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1622 ft/494 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1662 ft/506 m
  Key Col: 5440 ft/1658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 7.48 mi/12.04 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.25, -117.675
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Marble Benchmark  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Esmeralda County Ranges
Drainage BasinsEurkea Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Death Valley National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Death Valley Wilderness Area
Topo MapSand Spring O37117b5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Summit (2020-03-26). Photo by Jason Park.
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