Needle Peak, California

Prominence: 1651 ft, 503 m

Elevation: 5801 feet, 1768 meters

True Isolation: 4.48 mi, 7.21 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5804 ft / 1769 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 53' 11'' N, 117° 1' 43'' W
35.886394, -117.028668 (Dec Deg)
497413 E 3971348 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Needle Peak:
     Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section (Rank #59)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #503)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #196)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #289)
     Bartell's Death Valley National Park List (Rank #48)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 121
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 109)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-11-13 by Asher Waxman
     2009-03-14 by Bob Burd
     2011-11-05 by Matthew Hengst
     2011-11-05 by James Barlow
     2011-11-19 by Greg Gerlach
     2012-04-02 by Harlan Stockman (GPS Track)
     2016-03-18 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2016-03-27 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2017-03-21 by Adam Walker
     2018-01-07 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2018-01-07 by Mat's SC leads
     2018-01-07 by Sandy Lara
     2018-01-07 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2018-01-14 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2021-03-06 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2022-03-05 by Sean Casserly
     2022-03-05 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2022-03-05 by Stav Basis

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Needle Peak from the west (2016-03-18). Photo by Greg Gerlach.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1651 ft/503 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1651 ft/503 m
  Key Col: 4150 ft/1265 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.48 mi/7.21 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.9142, -117.1008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Manly Peak  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Panamint Range
Drainage BasinsDeath Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Death Valley National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Death Valley Wilderness Area
Topo MapManly Peak O35117h1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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