Al Holden Peak, California

Prominence: 177 ft, 54 m

Elevation: 3240+ feet, 988+ meters

True Isolation: 0.16 mi, 0.26 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3240 - 3280 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3243 ft / 989 m
    (Range 3243 - 3283 ft)
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 46' 47'' N, 116° 14' 55'' W
32.779803, -116.248553 (Dec Deg)
570372 E 3627126 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 27
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 27)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-03-08 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2017-09-15 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2019-06-21 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2020-10-11 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2021-01-01 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)

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This peak is informally named after the late Al Holden who led Monday hikes in San Diego County for many years and who passed away in 2007.
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Looking north towards Sombrero Peak from the top of Al's. (2020-05-11). Photo by Matthew Rosen .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 177 ft/54 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 217 ft/66 m
  Key Col: 3063 ft/934 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.16 mi/0.26 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.7775, -116.2483
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 3339  (SSW)
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
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Carrizo Gorge Wilderness Area
Topo MapSweeney Pass O32116g2 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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Final approach scramble to Al Holden Peak (2021-01-01). Photo by Jim Wick.
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