Square Top, California

Prominence: 569 ft, 173 m

Elevation: 4649 feet, 1417 meters

True Isolation: 0.88 mi, 1.42 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4652 ft / 1418 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 21' 39'' N, 116° 30' 52'' W
33.360929, -116.514387 (Dec Deg)
545179 E 3691406 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 50
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 53)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-12-07 by Bob Burd
     2012-03-03 by Don Raether
     2014-03-02 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-04-05 by Derek Loranger
     2014-11-28 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2015-02-08 by Joel Hawk
     2016-03-04 by Phillip Katzmann (Unsuccessful)
     2016-04-07 by Phillip Katzmann (Unsuccessful)
     2016-10-31 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2016-12-17 by Nathan Leroy
     2017-02-20 by Jim Conant (GPS Track)
     2017-11-25 by Susie Kara
     2018-03-28 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2018-12-30 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2019-05-05 by Chris Griffith (Unsuccessful)

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Square Top is the obvious flat-topped peak. View looking west from Collins Valley (2014-01-18). Photo by Richard Carey.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 569 ft/173 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 609 ft/185 m
  Key Col: 4080 ft/1244 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.88 mi/1.42 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.3517, -116.525
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 5081  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapHot Springs Mountain O33116c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Terry Flood.
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Other Photos

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Approaching Square Top from the south (2014-04-05). Photo by Derek Loranger.
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