Airplane Ridge, California

Prominence: 40 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 5000+ feet, 1524+ meters

True Isolation: 0.42 mi, 0.68 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5000 - 5040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5003 ft / 1525 m
    (Range 5003 - 5043 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 55' 23'' N, 116° 35' 32'' W
32.922964, -116.592157 (Dec Deg)
538132 E 3642821 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 42
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 42)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-01-06 by Bill Hebert
     2010-05-29 by Derek Loranger
     2013-05-26 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2014-03-31 by David Comerzan
     2014-03-31 by Winnette Butler
     2014-09-19 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2015-05-28 by Greg Gerlach
     2017-10-01 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2018-09-18 by Jeffrey Swain (GPS Track)
     2018-09-20 by Jeffrey Swain (GPS Track)
     2019-06-01 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)

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Airplane Ridge is an unmarked hill off the main trail (2018-09-20). Photo by Jeffrey Swain.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Line Parent: Japacha Peak
  Key Col: 4960 ft/1512 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.42 mi/0.68 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.9283, -116.5958
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Japacha Peak  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage Basins
San Diego Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
San Diego
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cuyamaca Rancho State Park
Topo MapCuyamaca Peak O32116h5 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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The Monument commemorates an airplane crash (2018-09-20). Photo by Jeffrey Swain.
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