Pointless Peak, California

Prominence: 376 ft, 115 m

Elevation: 12,256 feet, 3736 meters

True Isolation: 1.35 mi, 2.17 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,262 ft / 3738 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 27' 40'' N, 118° 45' 16'' W
37.461199, -118.754398 (Dec Deg)
344842 E 4147482 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 28)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1996-07-21 by Eric Kassan
     2004-07-05 by Bob Burd
     2014-08-17 by Bob Burd
     2018-08-05 by Christopher Wessels
     2019-04-21 by Derek Tse (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2020-08-09 by Andrew Schaper (GPS Track)

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connecting ridgeline (cl. 3) from Patricia to Pointless (left) (2018-08-01). Photo by Lucas Lochner.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 376 ft/115 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 416 ft/127 m
  Key Col: 11,880 ft/3621 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.35 mi/2.17 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.4708, -118.7758
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Huntington  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mammoth Area
Drainage BasinsOwens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Abbot O37118d7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Eric Kassan.
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