Silver Peak-Southwest Summit, California

Prominence: 132 ft, 40 m

Elevation: 10,772 feet, 3283 meters

True Isolation: 0.25 mi, 0.4 km
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Silver Peak - Northeast Summit
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 33' 51'' N, 119° 45' 36'' W
38.564054, -119.760067 (Dec Deg)
259520 E 4272013 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAlpine

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 84
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 78)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1964-07 b by Frederick Johnson
     2001-09-08 by Bob Burd
     2010-11-06 by Al Sandorff
     2012-06-12 by John Fedak
     2012-07-20 by Tim Berger
     2016-09-03 by Marcus Sierra (GPS Track)
     2016-09-04 by Brad Dozier
     2017-09-16 by Sean Casserly
     2018-09-29 by Bo Meng (GPS Track)
     2018-10-25 by Rob Houghton (GPS Track)
     2019-06-28 by Bob Burd
     2019-09-21 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2019-11-06 by Kathy Rich (GPS Track)
     2020-07-17 by Josef Nuernberger
     2020-07-23 by Clint Baechle
     2020-07-25 by Philip Frost
     2020-08-08 by Colin Gregory
     2020-10-05 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-10-10 by Michael Jaskot
     2021-06-14 by Redd Sea
     2021-06-19 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)
     2022-01-29 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2022-07-13 by Brett Marciasini
     2022-07-30 by Alex Ramos (GPS Track)

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Even though it's lower than 10800, this is the Silver Peak on the Tahoe-Ogul Peak List. It's also the named Silver Peak on the quad map.
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Silver Peak from Noble Creek TH (2019-11-06). Photo by Kathy Rich.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 132 ft/40 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 172 ft/52 m
  Line Parent: Silver Peak - Northeast Summit
  Key Col: 10,640 ft/3243 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.25 mi/0.4 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.5675, -119.7583
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Silver Peak - Northeast Summit  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Carson-Iceberg Area
Drainage BasinsCarson
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Carson-Iceberg Wilderness Area
Topo MapEbbetts Pass O38119e7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Silver Peak approach route (2019-11-06). Photo by Kathy Rich.
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