Darwin Benchmark, California

Prominence: 539 ft, 164 m

Elevation: 5979 feet, 1822 meters

True Isolation: 1.93 mi, 3.1 km
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 19' 5'' N, 117° 35' 57'' W
36.317995, -117.599115 (Dec Deg)
446221 E 4019386 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 25
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 23)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-01-05 by Dan Baxter
     2015-01-11 by Bob Burd
     2016-10-28 by Bob Burd
     2016-12-06 by Terry Flood
     2018-04-27 by Greg Gerlach
     2018-10-10 by Don Raether
     2018-12-15 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2021-03-21 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 539 ft/164 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 579 ft/176 m
  Key Col: 5440 ft/1658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.93 mi/3.1 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.29, -117.5992
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ophir Mountain  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Coso-Argus Ranges
Drainage BasinsPanamint Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapDarwin O36117c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Bob Sumner.

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