Granite Mountain, California

Prominence: 3314 ft, 1010 m

Elevation: 4331+ feet, 1320+ meters

True Isolation: 19.17 mi, 30.85 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1320 - 1330 m
    (10-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4333 ft / 1321 m
    (Range 1321 - 1331 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 58' 13'' N, 115° 4' 22'' W
33.970148, -115.072855 (Dec Deg)
678043 E 3760519 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Granite Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #281)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #32)
     Sierra Club Desert Peaks Section (Rank #77)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #622)
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #101)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #278)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #32)

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 138
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 126)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-03-16 by Dennis Poulin
     2008-11-16 by Bob Burd
     2011-02-04 by Dan Baxter (Unsuccessful)
     2011-02-18 by Kathy Wing
     2013-01-25 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-02-16 by Don Raether
     2013-11-02 by Matthew Hengst
     2013-12-08 by John Ray (GPS Track)
     2014-03-19 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2014-11-02 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2015-02-08 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2016-12-30 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2016-12-30 by Greg Gerlach
     2017-02-04 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2017-02-04 by Mat's SC leads
     2017-02-06 by Josef Nuernberger
     2017-03-12 by Adam Walker
     2019-04-05 by Sandy Lara
     2019-12-06 by Connor McEntee
     2019-12-15 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-02-08 by Garrett McLean
     2020-03-28 by Kurt T
     2020-11-08 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2021-02-05 by Bob G (GPS Track)
     2022-01-03 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2022-01-08 by Adam Lievers
     2022-03-13 by Josh Lewis (GPS Track)
     2022-03-19 by Jason Park (GPS Track)

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A rare snow-capped Granite Mountain Photo by Chris Griffith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3314 ft/1010 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3378 ft/1030 m
  Key Col: 1017 ft/310 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 19.17 mi/30.85 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.0271, -115.3997
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dyadic Point  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Mojave Desert Ranges
Range5: Southeast Mojave Ranges
Drainage BasinsDale Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Palen/McCoy Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapPalen Pass O33115h1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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