Independence Peak, California

Prominence: 358 ft, 109 m

Elevation: 11,742 feet, 3579 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.89 mi, 3.05 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 11,747 ft / 3581 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 45' 40'' N; 118° 19' 55'' W
36.761204, -118.33194 (Dec Deg)
381117E 4069210N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #188)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1989-07-04 by Asher Waxman (Unsuccessful)
     2000-08-05 by Richard Carey
     2011-06-02 by Robert Garneau
     2011-09-10 by Sean Rowe (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2014-06-10 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 358 ft/109 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 358 ft/109 m
  Line Parent: University Peak
  Key Col: 11,384 ft/3470 m
Isolation1.89 mi/3.05 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    University Peak  (WSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mount Whitney Group
Drainage BasinsOwens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapKearsarge Peak O36118g3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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