Foster Point, California


Elevation: 5640+ feet, 1719+ meters

True Isolation: 0.18 mi, 0.29 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5640 - 5680 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5643 ft / 1720 m
    (Range 5643 - 5683 ft)
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 53' 47'' N, 116° 26' 23'' W
32.896306, -116.439714 (Dec Deg)
552401 E 3639931 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 60
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 57)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2012-04-08 by Jason Yuo (GPS Track)
     2014-12-28 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-01-19 by Asher Waxman
     2016-04-17 by Roy Randall (GPS Track)
     2016-11-04 by Terry Flood
     2016-11-20 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2018-05-09 by Aaron Matthews
     2018-07-18 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2020-05-27 by Jeffrey Swain (GPS Track)
     2020-08-07 by Garret Stoops (GPS Track)
     2021-05-02 by David Sharg (GPS Track)
     2022-05-03 by Lance Tish (GPS Track)
     2022-05-07 by Lance Tish (GPS Track)

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Garnet Peak from Foster Point. On a clear day, you can see all the peaks marked on the metal (2018-07-18). Photo by Valerie Norton.
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   Distance: 0.18 mi/0.29 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8975, -116.4425
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lightning Ridge High Point  (WNW)
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: Cleveland National Forest
Topo MapMonument Peak O32116h4 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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Foster Point is a detour off the Pacific Crest Trail. There is a monument to indicate the surrounding peaks. The view down into the desert is impressive (2020-05-27). Photo by Jeffrey Swain.
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