Sunset Peak, California

Prominence: 1273 ft, 388 m

Elevation: 5796 feet, 1767 meters

True Isolation: 1.96 mi, 3.15 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5799 ft / 1768 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 13' 0'' N, 117° 41' 22'' W
34.216648, -117.689358 (Dec Deg)
436501 E 3786393 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLos Angeles

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Lists that contain Sunset Peak:
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-02-18 by Bob Burd
     2009-03-14 by Ross Doering
     2010-11-06 by Amin Faraday
     2010-11-06 by Mat Kelliher
     2010-11-06 by Winnette Butler
     2010-11-06 by Asher Waxman
     2012-11-25 by Frank Nothaft (GPS Track)
     2013-06-01 by Pat Wells
     2013-06-15 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2013-10-27 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-11-03 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2014-01-29 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-10-16 by Max Rees (GPS Track)
     2014-12-15 by Winnette Butler
     2015-04-05 by Miriam Khamis
     2015-06-26 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2016-01-01 by Asher Waxman
     2016-04-10 by Keith Robinson
     2016-06-08 by David Comerzan
     2016-06-08 by Winnette Butler
     2016-08-07 by Patrick Vaughn
     2016-08-07 by Asher Waxman (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (189 total)

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Looking south down the canyon about halfway to the top (2014-10-16). Photo by Max Rees.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1273 ft/388 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1273 ft/388 m
  Key Col: 4523 ft/1379 m
Isolation1.96 mi/3.15 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lookout Mountain  (NNE)
Isolation Limit Point: 34° 14' 36'' N, 117° 40' 39'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Gabriel Mountains
Drainage Basins
San Gabriel
Pacific Ocean
Santa Ana
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Angeles National Forest
Topo MapMount Baldy O34117b6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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