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Palomar Mountain, California


Prominence: 2856 ft, 870 m

Elevation: 6140 feet, 1871 meters


Approx. Isolation: 13.5 mi, 21.73 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6143 ft / 1872 m
Highest SummitHigh Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 21' 48'' N; 116° 50' 11'' W
33.363361, -116.83635 (Dec Deg)
515225E 3691582N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego
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Lists that contain Palomar Mountain:
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #55)
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #181)
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #6)
     California County Prominence Peaks (Rank #26)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-03-27 by Amin Faraday
     2009-06-20 by Joe Nichols
     2009-08-11 by Alexa De Las Torres
     2010-11-17 by Joseph Hirniak
     2011-01-01 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2011-06-04 by David Francis (GPS Track)
     2011-06-18 by Jon Jones
     2012-04-02 by Bob Bolton
     2012-06-17 by Mat Kelliher
     2012-10-07 by Albert Herrera
     2013-12-02 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2013-12-24 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2014-05-23 by David Comerzan
     2014-07-05 by Phillip Katzmann
     2014-11-29 by Jim Wick
     2015-02-16 by David Sprenger (Unsuccessful)
     2015-09-03 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2015-10-07 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-11-18 by Connor McEntee
     2015-11-29 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2016-01-16 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-10-27 by Nate B (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (193 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Palomar Mountain from Lake Henshaw. Summit tower is vaguely visible on summit in left skyline. (2010-11-07). Photo by Joseph Hirniak.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2856 ft/870 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2856 ft/870 m
  Key Col: Sunshine Summit    3284 ft/1001 m
Isolation13.5 mi/21.73 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Combs Peak  (E)
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: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage Basins
Santa Margarita
Pacific Ocean
Minor Streams of Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cleveland National Forest
Topo MapPalomar Observatory O33116c7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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