Mount Pierce, California

Prominence: 1508 ft, 460 m

Elevation: 3188 feet, 972 meters

True Isolation: 2.7 mi, 4.34 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 25' 3'' N, 124° 7' 15'' W
40.417581, -124.120746 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHumboldt

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 9
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2017-06-02 by Coby King
     2017-08-24 by Bob Burd
     2019-05-03 by Andrew Kirmse (GPS Track)

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L.O. site
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Coolest benchmark ever: the Humboldt Meridian on top of Mt. Pierce, used as an initial point for surveys in northwest California (2019-05-03). Photo by Andrew Kirmse.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1508 ft/460 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1548 ft/472 m
  Key Col: 1680 ft/512 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.7 mi/4.34 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.395, -124.1625
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rainbow Ridge North  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Northern California Coast Range
Range5: Humboldt-Mendocino Coast
Drainage BasinsPacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapScotia O40124d1 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by Frederick Johnson.
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Other Photos

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Plaque at the summit describing the Humboldt Meridian (2019-05-03). Photo by Andrew Kirmse.
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