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Discovery Peak, California


Prominence: 1080 ft, 329 m

Elevation: 3840+ feet, 1170+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 5.16 mi, 8.31 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3840 - 3880 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3843 ft / 1171 m
    (Range 3843 - 3883 ft)
Alternate Name(s)Discovery Peak; Valpe Ridge-Rose Flat
Peak TypeUnnamed Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 30' 44'' N; 121° 41' 58'' W
37.5121, -121.699374 (Dec Deg)
614946E 4152478N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionAlameda (Highest Point)
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Other Web Sites
     Discovery Peak at SummitPost.org
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Bob Packard
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Peter Maurer
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Gordon MacLeod
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Robert Greene
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Alameda, CA by Eric Geissinger

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Lists that contain Discovery Peak:
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #402)
     California County High Points (Rank #46)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #370)
     California Coastal Peak List (Rank #135)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       California County Summits (Suttle)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992-03-21 by Frederick Johnson
     1994-03-27 by Frederick Johnson
     2003-05-19 by Dan Baxter
     2011-02-13 by Kerry Breen
     2011-03-29 by Peter James (GPS Track)
     2011-10-31 by Kerry Breen
     2012-04-01 by Kerry Breen
     2012-11-10 by Kerry Breen
     2013-01-15 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2013-05-05 by Kerry Breen
     2014-03-15 by Kerry Breen
     2014-10-25 by Scott Burley (GPS Track)

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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 1080 ft/329 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1160 ft/353 m
  Key Col: 2760 ft/841 m
Isolation5.16 mi/8.31 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Black Mountain  (S)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Central California Coast Ranges
Range5: Diablo Range
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapMendenhall Springs O37121e6 1:24,000



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