Becker Peak, California

Prominence: 40 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 8320+ feet, 2536+ meters

True Isolation: 0.19 mi, 0.31 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 8320 - 8360 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 8324 ft / 2537 m
    (Range 8324 - 8364 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 49' 57'' N, 120° 3' 35'' W
38.832387, -120.059795 (Dec Deg)
755221 E 4302285 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEl Dorado

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 41
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 38)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-07-25 by Tim Berger
     2010-06-16 by Bob Burd
     2010-08-26 by John Fedak
     2016-03-15 by Dmitry Medvedev
     2016-09-17 by Bob McLaughlin (GPS Track)
     2016-10-08 by Kir Pridatko
     2020-06-30 by Redd Sea
     2020-12-05 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)

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Small summit blocks almost overgrown with scrub trees and mountain manzanita. No trails.
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Summit rocks of Becker Peak (2016-09-17). Photo by Bob McLaughlin.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Key Col: 8280 ft/2524 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.19 mi/0.31 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.8317, -120.0633
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Talking Mountain  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Desolation-Crystal Range
Drainage BasinsLake Tahoe
Truckee-Pyramid Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Eldorado National Forest/Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
Topo MapEcho Lake O38120g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Tim Berger.
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