Buck Rock Lookout, California

Prominence: 820 ft, 250 m

Elevation: 8500 feet, 2591 meters

True Isolation: 3.62 mi, 5.82 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8504 ft / 2592 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 44' 14'' N, 118° 51' 38'' W
36.737233, -118.860655 (Dec Deg)
333870 E 4067337 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTulare

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 35
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2003-07-03 by Frederick Johnson
     2011-10-11 by Bob Burd
     2016-07-29 by Winnette Butler
     2016-08-14 by Rusty Shackleford
     2017-09-04 by Dan Baxter
     2017-09-24 by Soapy Smith
     2021-06-24 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)

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Active Forest Service Lookout
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The lookout tower sits like an eagle's aerie atop Buck Rock (2017-09-04). Photo by Dan Baxter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 820 ft/250 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 860 ft/262 m
  Key Col: 7680 ft/2341 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.62 mi/5.82 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.7042, -118.81
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Shell Mountain  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Western Sequoia-Kings Canyon Area
Drainage BasinsKings
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Sequoia National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Giant Sequoia NM
Topo MapMuir Grove O36118f7 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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