Brown Peak, California

Prominence: 1684 ft, 513 m

Elevation: 4947 feet, 1508 meters

True Isolation: 7.94 mi, 12.78 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4950 ft / 1509 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 6' 55'' N, 116° 23' 8'' W
36.115193, -116.385647 (Dec Deg)
555290 E 3996900 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Brown Peak:
     Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section (Rank #68)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 128
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 124)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-01-21 by Bob Burd
     2010-05-09 by Richard Carey
     2013-01-19 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2013-01-19 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2014-03-02 by Greg Gerlach
     2014-11-02 by Matthew Hengst
     2014-12-27 by Craig Barlow
     2015-01-17 by Adam Walker
     2015-12-17 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2016-01-17 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2016-03-18 by Don Raether
     2017-01-31 by Josef Nuernberger
     2018-01-15 by Sandy Lara
     2018-03-25 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2018-03-25 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2018-03-25 by MAK SC leads
     2018-03-25 by Lisa Barboza (GPS Track)
     2018-03-25 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2019-01-21 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-02-09 by Stav Basis
     2020-03-15 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2020-03-29 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)

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Brown Peak from the west (2018-03-25). Photo by Garrett McLean.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1684 ft/513 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1684 ft/513 m
  Key Col: 3263 ft/995 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 7.94 mi/12.78 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.1433, -116.5233
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 4960  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Amargosa Range
Drainage BasinsDeath Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Death Valley National Park
Topo MapDeadman Pass O36116a4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Summit (2018-03-25). Photo by Jason Park.
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