Beacon Hill, California

Prominence: 377 ft, 115 m

Elevation: 1017 feet, 310 meters

True Isolation: 1.83 mi, 2.94 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 56' 4'' N, 117° 33' 39'' W
33.934352, -117.560964 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 29
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2015-03-30 by Miriam Khamis
     2015-08-24 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2017-09-12 by Julie Ann Gregg
     2021-02-13 by Garret Stoops (GPS Track)
     2021-11-25 by Bob Burd

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Norco Benchmark (missing)

From the city of Norco website:
"Norco was essentially in “the middle of nowhere,” so Rex Clark sought to draw attention to his remote community. Atop a hill near the town center—known today as Beacon Hill but once known as Chocolate Drop Mountain—he built a 38-feet tall lighthouse with a powerful revolving light that pulsated like the North Star in the night and became the symbol of Norco. Today, the foundation of the lighthouse remains intact, and the Historical Society displays the revolving light in its museum" Ironically, Beacon Hill is now a dark hill surrounded by a sea of lights.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 377 ft/115 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 387 ft/118 m
  Key Col: 640 ft/195 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.83 mi/2.94 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.9225, -117.5325
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    La Sierra West Hill  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: Santa Ana Mountains
Drainage BasinsSanta Ana
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapCorona North O33117h5 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by Mark McCormick.

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