Cone Benchmark, Nevada

Prominence: 2056 ft, 627 m

Elevation: 7276 feet, 2218 meters

True Isolation: 12.89 mi, 20.75 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7280 ft / 2219 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 45' 35'' N, 116° 51' 40'' W
40.759645, -116.861152 (Dec Deg)
511720 E 4512085 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLander

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     Nevada Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #158)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 26
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 24)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-05-15 by Brad Boester
     2011-06-02 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2013-04-28 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2015-05-27 by Richard Carey
     2015-11-29 by Sam Grant (GPS Track)
     2018-04-14 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2021-08-25 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2022-05-20 by Eric Noel (GPS Track)

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Approaching Cone Benchmark from the south. The cone shape summit is on the left (2017-09-21). Photo by Michael Berry.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2056 ft/627 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2076 ft/633 m
  Key Col: 5220 ft/1591 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 12.89 mi/20.75 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.6342, -116.6792
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Argenta Rim-West Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: North Great Basin Ranges
Range5: North Central Nevada
Range6: Sheep Creek Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsHumboldt
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapIzzenhood Spring O40116g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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