Sombrero Peak, California

Prominence: 309 ft, 94 m

Elevation: 4229 feet, 1289 meters

True Isolation: 1.31 mi, 2.1 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4232 ft / 1290 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 49' 56'' N, 116° 17' 29'' W
32.832353, -116.291359 (Dec Deg)
566324 E 3632924 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Lists that contain Sombrero Peak:
     Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section (Rank #79)
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #46)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #284)

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

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 188
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 183)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-12-09 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2013-03-16 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-04-21 by Mat Kelliher
     2014-03-09 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-02-10 by David Comerzan
     2016-01-20 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2016-02-06 by Derek Honeycutt (GPS Track)
     2017-02-12 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2017-04-09 by Sandy Lara
     2017-04-15 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2017-04-15 by Larry Edmonds
     2017-12-02 by Joel Hawk
     2017-12-02 by Ginger Partyka (GPS Track)
     2017-12-03 by Susie Kara
     2017-12-30 by Greg Gerlach
     2018-01-05 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2018-01-27 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2018-02-03 by Naresh Satyan (GPS Track)
     2018-02-03 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2018-03-31 by Brent Mausbach (Unsuccessful)
     2019-02-12 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2019-12-08 by Adam Lievers
     2019-12-15 by Ronnie Berg (GPS Track)
     2020-01-15 by Chloë Sells (GPS Track)
     2020-02-15 by Kurt T (GPS Track)

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Sombrero from the northeast (2018-01-27). Photo by Garrett McLean.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 309 ft/94 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 349 ft/106 m
  Key Col: 3920 ft/1195 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.31 mi/2.1 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8283, -116.3133
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pepperwood Peak  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapSombrero Peak O32116g3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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GPS route (2018-11-25). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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BMS 914 climbs the crack. Photo credit: BLMhikergirl Pipps (2013-03-16). Photo by BMS 914.
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The 'Sombrero' from the east (2019-02-12). Photo by Chris Griffith.
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