Beckwourth Pass

Col Elevation: 5228 feet, 1593 meters

Key Col for:Lassen Peak  (10,457 ft/3187 m)
Road/Route through Col:CA 70
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 47' 27'' N; 120° 6' 35'' W
39.790866, -120.109844 (Dec Deg)
5229E 1594N Zone Oregon Cascade Crest (UTM)
ProminenceClean: 5229 ft/1594 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Excelsior Mountain-North Peak
Ridgewalk Distance:367.86 mi/592.01 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPlumas

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 Beckwourth Pass    Lassen Peak
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Bald Mountain Range-Sierra Valley
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Oregon Cascade Crest
Drainage Basins
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean

North Central Great Basin
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapBeckwourth Pass    O39120g1    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Lassen Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Lassen Peak10,4575229    
(Ridge Junction)    26.1326.13
KEY COL: Beckwourth Pass5228 Pacific Crest/Oregon Cascade CrestNorth Central Great Basin/Sacramento113.05139.18
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestNorth Central Great Basin/Sacramento17.94157.12
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestTruckee-Pyramid Lake/Sacramento66.09223.21
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestLake Tahoe/Sacramento48.97272.18
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestCarson/Sacramento3.71275.89
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestCarson/San Joaquin42.33318.22
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestWalker/San Joaquin2.37320.59
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestWalker/San Joaquin0.84321.43
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestWalker/San Joaquin5.45326.89
(Ridge Junction)  Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestWalker/San Joaquin8.78335.67
LINE PARENT: Excelsior Mountain-North Peak12,2000Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestWalker/San Joaquin32.19367.86
PROM PARENT:  (Unnamed Col)      

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