Black Buttes, California

Prominence: 708 ft, 216 m

Elevation: 8028 feet, 2447 meters

True Isolation: 3.3 mi, 5.3 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8032 ft / 2448 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 23' 43'' N, 120° 33' 28'' W
39.395278, -120.557641 (Dec Deg)
710319 E 4363488 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionNevada

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 80
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 76)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-02-02 by Bob Burd
     2010-07-10 by Al Sandorff
     2012-06-17 by John Fedak
     2012-09-30 by JohnE Sarna (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2013-06-22 by Tim Berger (GPS Track)
     2014-02-15 by Marcus Sierra
     2016-10-10 by Alex Ramos (GPS Track)
     2017-07-22 by Rex Vokey (GPS Track)
     2017-10-29 by Joe Merlone
     2018-07-28 by Jessica Johnson
     2018-08-05 by Bo Meng (GPS Track)
     2018-08-06 by Colin Gregory
     2018-09-09 by Rob Aitchison
     2019-11-09 by Dean Gaudet
     2020-07-05 by Bo Meng
     2020-07-25 by Mark Buettner
     2020-08-10 by Steve Walstra (GPS Track)
     2020-10-25 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-03-28 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2021-06-12 by Sara Weimar
     2021-07-02 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)

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Black Buttes summit (2016-10-10). Photo by Alex Ramos.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 708 ft/216 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 748 ft/228 m
  Key Col: 7320 ft/2231 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.3 mi/5.3 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.4425, -120.5483
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    English Mountain  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: North Donner Pass Area
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Topo MapEnglish Mountain O39120d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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