Bell Bluff, California

Prominence: 409 ft, 125 m

Elevation: 3409 feet, 1039 meters

True Isolation: 2.75 mi, 4.43 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3411 ft / 1040 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 48' 23'' N, 116° 42' 5'' W
32.806367, -116.701362 (Dec Deg)
527958 E 3629861 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 117
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 114)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1995-12-03 by Richard Carey
     2011-03-27 by David Francis (GPS Track)
     2011-07-05 by Derek Loranger
     2012-05-12 by Bob Ramsey
     2012-12-01 by Albert Herrera
     2012-12-13 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2013-01-18 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2013-10-06 by John Arrizza
     2015-01-21 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-03-20 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2015-12-25 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-02-14 by Maddie Dolan
     2016-10-23 by Pat Wells (Unsuccessful)
     2016-11-03 by Pat Wells
     2017-04-14 by Greg Gerlach
     2017-11-14 by Spencer Priest
     2018-01-12 by Bruce Craig
     2018-05-19 by Yvonne Heusler Galvez (Unsuccessful)
     2018-12-08 by Eric Johnson
     2020-05-19 by James Allen (GPS Track)
     2021-02-15 by Dawn Cody (GPS Track)
     2021-04-22 by Yosina Lissebeck
     2021-04-27 by Susie Kara

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West approach to Bell Bluff. Very good use trail up the steep west face (following the green vegetation). Other option is trail to the left (northside) around to the NE of the summit (2015-03-20). Photo by Jim Wick.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 409 ft/125 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 449 ft/137 m
  Key Col: 3000 ft/914 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.75 mi/4.43 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8142, -116.655
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    Lamina Benchmark  (ENE)
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 Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cleveland National Forest
Topo MapViejas Mountain O32116g6 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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Looking west from the summit of Bell Bluff (2017-11-14). Photo by Spencer Priest.
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