Kwaay Paay, California

Prominence: 434 ft, 132 m

Elevation: 1194 feet, 364 meters

True Isolation: 0.52 mi, 0.83 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1196 ft / 365 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 49' 41'' N, 117° 2' 46'' W
32.828, -117.046091 (Dec Deg)
495686 E 3632220 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego
City/TownSan Diego

Search Engines - search the web for "Kwaay Paay":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Kwaay Paay Peak at
     Kwaay Paay Peak at

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Kwaay Paay:
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #99)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 421
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 378)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-12-25 by Bob Burd
     2009-07-07 by Brian Brigham
     2009-09-02 by Derek Loranger
     2011-12-24 by Robert Bryson
     2012-12-09 by Jason Yuo (GPS Track)
     2013-05-20 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-07-07 by John Arrizza
     2014-03-14 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2015-01-05 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-10-27 by Jay Smith
     2015-11-19 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2016-02-13 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2016-02-14 by Brent Mausbach (GPS Track)
     2016-02-29 by Maddie Dolan
     2016-03-12 by Mark Woody
     2016-03-15 by Nelson Thibault
     2016-05-01 by William Musser
     2016-10-04 by Barry Schmitt (GPS Track)
     2017-01-07 by Jim Retemeyer (GPS Track)
     2017-03-04 by Jack Brennen (GPS Track)
     2017-03-05 by Keith Robinson
     2017-03-29 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2018-02-25 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2018-10-22 by Jeffrey Swain (GPS Track)
     2019-03-05 by Jake Weeks (Unsuccessful)
     2019-03-10 by Jake Weeks
     2019-04-08 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2019-05-26 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2019-06-23 by Larry Edmonds
     2020-09-03 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2020-10-30 by Edel Quejado (GPS Track)
     2021-05-20 by Roger Jenkins
     2021-08-04 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Kwaay Paay
     Elevation Ladder from Kwaay Paay
     Prominence Ladder from Kwaay Paay

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View south toward Kwaay Paay from trailhead (2015-10-27). Photo by Jay Smith.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 434 ft/132 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 454 ft/138 m
  Key Col: 760 ft/232 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.52 mi/0.83 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8233, -117.0392
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pyles Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSan Diego
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapLa Mesa O32117g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Kwaay Paay    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Kwaay Paay on the right, Pyles Peak on the left. Taken from the Grasslands Loop Trail at Mission Trails Regional Park (2016-06-26). Photo by Mike Martin.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Kwaay Paay is one of the five peaks for the Five Peak Challenge at Mission Trails Park. It is recommended to hike if you are a novice as it stands alone while Cowles & Pyles; and North & South Fortuna can be done in pairs (2017-10-31). Photo by Jeffrey Swain.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 6310 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2021 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service