Sierra Buttes Lookout, California

Prominence: 1870 ft, 570 m

Elevation: 8590 feet, 2618 meters

True Isolation: 17.8 mi, 28.65 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8594 ft / 2619 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 35' 37'' N; 120° 38' 49'' W
39.593606, -120.646997 (Dec Deg)
702048E 4385298N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSierra

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Lists that contain Sierra Buttes Lookout:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #282)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1994-07-01 by Richard Carey
     1996-09-02 by John E Sarna
     2011-10-02 by David Hubbard
     2012-09-01 by Ron Wong
     2012-09-22 by Patrick Wright
     2013-06-22 by Shawn Burrell
     2014-09-03 by Sandy Lara

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Ladder heading to the lookout on Sierra Buttes (2013-06-22). Photo by Shawn Burrell.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1870 ft/570 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1910 ft/582 m
  Key Col: 6720 ft/2048 m
Isolation17.8 mi/28.65 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Lola-North Ridge Peak  (ESE)
Isolation Limit Point: 39° 25' 33'' N; 120° 23' 38'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central North Sierra (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Topo MapSierra City O39120e6 1:24,000
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