Onyx Peak, California

Prominence: 484 ft, 147 m

Elevation: 5244 feet, 1598 meters

True Isolation: 2.42 mi, 3.89 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5247 ft / 1599 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 39' 25'' N, 118° 13' 36'' W
35.656925, -118.226652 (Dec Deg)
388965 E 3946590 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionKern

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     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #258)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 157
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 151)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1995-02-05 by Greg Gerlach
     2000-04-07 by David Comerzan
     2004-12-12 by Bob Burd
     2007-11-04 by Asher Waxman
     2011-01-21 by Amin Faraday
     2011-11-13 by Sean Rowe (GPS Track)
     2013-04-26 by Winnette Butler (Unsuccessful)
     2013-04-26 by Mat Kelliher
     2013-11-23 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-02-16 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2016-05-14 by Mat Kelliher
     2016-05-14 by David Comerzan
     2016-05-14 by Mat's SC leads
     2016-05-14 by Michael Dillenback
     2017-01-26 by Sean Casserly
     2018-04-28 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2018-04-28 by Naresh Satyan (GPS Track)
     2018-10-13 by Greg Gerlach
     2019-03-30 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2019-05-27 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-02-14 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2020-10-24 by Amy Huang
     2020-11-27 by Chris Feifer (GPS Track)
     2020-11-27 by Gordon Jenkins (GPS Track)

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Onyx Peak, taken from near Short Canyon Well (2020-11-27). Photo by Gordon Jenkins.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 484 ft/147 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 524 ft/159 m
  Key Col: 4760 ft/1451 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.42 mi/3.89 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.6325, -118.1958
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nicolls Peak  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Southern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Scodie Mountains
Drainage BasinsKern
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Kiavah Wilderness Area
Topo MapOnyx O35118f2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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