Needles Eye, Arizona

Prominence: 739 ft, 225 m

Elevation: 2539 feet, 774 meters

True Isolation: 2.15 mi, 3.47 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2541 ft / 775 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Chocolate Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 16' 46'' N, 114° 33' 48'' W
33.279392, -114.563305 (Dec Deg)
726933 E 3684910 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLa Paz

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 10
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 11)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2018-01-15 by Adam Walker (Unsuccessful)
     2019-01-21 by Vic Hanson

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The namesake eye of the needle is visible here from the northern canyon. Photo by Adam Walker.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 739 ft/225 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 779 ft/237 m
  Key Col: 1800 ft/549 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.15 mi/3.47 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.31, -114.5558
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bobbin Peak  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: North Sonoran Desert Ranges
Range5: Kofa Area
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yuma Proving Ground
Topo MapCibola SE O33114c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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