Highland Peak, California

Prominence: 2456 ft, 748 m

Elevation: 10,936 feet, 3333 meters

True Isolation: 10.57 mi, 17.01 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,941 ft / 3335 m
SubpeaksHighland Peak - South Peak (10,824 ft/3299 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 32' 37'' N, 119° 45' 20'' W
38.543691, -119.755528 (Dec Deg)
259848 E 4269741 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAlpine

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     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #80)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #85)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #91)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #225)
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #4)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #170)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #205)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #91)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 189
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 179)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1996-07-02 by Richard Carey
     1997-09-22 by Greg Gerlach
     2001-09-08 by Bob Burd
     2010-09-17 by Dennis Poulin
     2011-09-24 by John Fedak
     2012-07-20 by Tim Berger
     2013-07-28 by Marcus Sierra
     2013-08-08 by John Morrow
     2016-06-26 by John Porro
     2016-09-10 by Kevin Richards
     2016-09-11 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Sean Casserly
     2017-09-16 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2018-05-28 by Rick Abbott (Unsuccessful)
     2018-09-22 by Quincy Koetz
     2018-09-26 by Andy Spivack
     2018-10-25 by Rob Houghton (GPS Track)
     2018-10-25 by AJ Kaufmann
     2019-08-31 by Tay Lee (GPS Track)
     2019-09-21 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2020-07-17 by Josef Nuernberger
     2020-07-25 by Philip Frost
     2020-08-02 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-08-08 by David Dully (GPS Track)
     2020-08-08 by Colin Gregory
     2020-08-17 by Chris Halsch
     2020-10-05 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-10-10 by Michael Jaskot
     2020-10-31 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2020-11-01 by Yao-Min Chen (GPS Track)
     2021-06-14 by Redd Sea
     2021-11-20 by Kenny Lotito
     2022-06-27 by Romain Wacziarg (GPS Track)
     2022-07-13 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2022-07-30 by Alex Ramos (GPS Track)
     2022-08-06 by Clint Baechle (GPS Track)
     2022-08-21 by Steve Hiebert (GPS Track)
     2022-08-28 by Todd Horton (GPS Track)
     2022-09-02 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)

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View of Highland Pk from the south peak (2019-10-05). Photo by Bill Carpenter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2456 ft/748 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2536 ft/772 m
  Line Parent: Sonora Peak
  Key Col: Wolf Pass Creek    8480 ft/2585 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.57 mi/17.01 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.4217, -119.6375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 10990  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Carson-Iceberg Area
Drainage BasinsCarson
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Carson-Iceberg Wilderness Area
Topo MapEbbetts Pass O38119e7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Halloween alpenglow on Highland Peak. (2020-10-31). Photo by Ken Jones.
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