Briones Peak, California

Prominence: 823 ft, 251 m

Elevation: 1483 feet, 452 meters

True Isolation: 5.77 mi, 9.29 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1486 ft / 453 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 56' 13'' N, 122° 7' 42'' W
37.936887, -122.128315 (Dec Deg)
576598 E 4199171 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionContra Costa

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     San Francisco Bay Area Nifty Ninety (Rank #55)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 104
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 98)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1994-09-21 by Frederick Johnson
     2010-07-06 by Bob Burd
     2010-11-02 by Michael Gosnell
     2013-12-09 by Marcus Sierra
     2015-01-31 by Gordon Jacobs (GPS Track)
     2015-08-21 by Rick Peterson
     2015-08-21 by Maria Peterson
     2015-11-21 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-01-09 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-04-01 by Arthur Caverly (GPS Track)
     2017-02-18 by Scott Burley (GPS Track)
     2017-03-25 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2017-05-18 by SF Tim (GPS Track)
     2017-06-10 by Jeffrey Kabel
     2017-07-01 by Colin Gregory (GPS Track)
     2017-12-31 by Kir Pridatko
     2018-01-21 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2018-03-24 by Marcus Sierra (GPS Track)
     2019-01-19 by Eric Lombardo (GPS Track)
     2020-02-17 by Rick Abbott
     2020-03-18 by Clint Baechle

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High point of Briones Regional Park
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Susan, Patricia and Boo at the bench at Briones Peak (2018-02-08). Photo by Patricia Schaffarczyk.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 823 ft/251 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 843 ft/257 m
  Key Col: 660 ft/201 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.77 mi/9.29 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8767, -122.2017
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Eureka Peak  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Central California Coast Ranges
Range5: Diablo Range
Drainage BasinsSan Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapBriones Valley O37122h2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Asher Waxman.
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