Poorman Benchmark, Utah

Prominence: 2134 ft, 651 m

Elevation: 8674 feet, 2644 meters

True Isolation: 8.02 mi, 12.91 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8678 ft / 2645 m
Alternate Name(s)Black Mountains High Point
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 4' 45'' N, 112° 45' 39'' W
38.079216, -112.760783 (Dec Deg)
345569 E 4216068 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionIron

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Lists that contain Poorman Benchmark:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #280)
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     Utah Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #73)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 35)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-07-10 by Dean Molen
     2014-10-09 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2014-10-12 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2014-10-12 by Kay Komuro (GPS Track)
     2016-05-04 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2018-05-22 by Dustin Erickson
     2018-06-08 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2018-11-09 by Ryan Davis (GPS Track)
     2019-05-05 by Tom Gathright (GPS Track)

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Poorman Benchmark (very distant ridge to the right) and the Parowan Valley from the top of Anderson Mountain (2018-11-26). Photo by Tom Gathright.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2134 ft/651 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2154 ft/657 m
  Key Col: 6540 ft/1993 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 8.02 mi/12.91 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.0075, -112.645
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 8744  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: East Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Southern Utah Desert Ranges (Highest Point)
Range6: Black Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapJack Henry Knoll O38112a7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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