Spanish Needle, California

Prominence: 881 ft, 269 m

Elevation: 7841 feet, 2390 meters

True Isolation: 2.11 mi, 3.4 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7844 ft / 2391 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 46' 17'' N, 118° 0' 5'' W
35.771443, -118.00152 (Dec Deg)
409474 E 3959061 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionKern

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-10-22 by Bob Burd
     2006-11-10 by Petar Simich (Unsuccessful)
     2012-04-07 by Francesca Marcus (Unsuccessful)
     2012-04-07 by Amin Faraday (Unsuccessful)
     2012-05-28 by Daryn Dodge
     2015-05-10 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2015-10-10 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2017-05-20 by Amin Faraday (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (61 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 881 ft/269 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 921 ft/281 m
  Key Col: 6960 ft/2121 m
Isolation2.11 mi/3.4 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Owens Peak  (S)
Isolation Limit Point: 35° 44' 27'' N, 118° 0' 3'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Southern Sierra Nevada
Range5: South Sierra Crest
Drainage BasinsKern
Buena Vista Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Owens Peak Wilderness Area
Topo MapLamont Peak O35118g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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