Mount Inspiration, California

Prominence: 800 ft, 244 m

Elevation: 5560+ feet, 1695+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 5.59 mi, 9 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5560 - 5600 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5563 ft / 1696 m
    (Range 5563 - 5603 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 56' 9'' N; 116° 11' 44'' W
33.93576, -116.19551 (Dec Deg)
574350E 3755325N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Mount Inspiration:
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #227)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2001-10-20 by Sandy Lara
     2001-12-01 by Sandy Lara
     2007-03-25 by Winnette Butler
     2009-02-01 by Mat Kelliher
     2009-10-21 by Derek Loranger
     2010-08-25 by Max Rees
     2010-09-26 by James Barlow (Unsuccessful)
     2010-12-12 by Amin Faraday
     2010-12-25 by James Barlow
     2011-03-11 by David Comerzan
     2012-12-29 by Coby King
     2013-04-14 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-04-26 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2013-12-07 by Mark Lyons
     2014-03-29 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-04-01 by Mike Martin
     2014-10-21 by David Porter
     2015-12-06 by MAK SC leads
     2015-12-06 by Winnette Butler
     2015-12-06 by Mat Kelliher
     2016-03-13 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (140 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Deckleman embraces his first season as a firefighter from the view of Mount Inspiration (2011-06-08). Photo by Max Rees.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 800 ft/244 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 880 ft/268 m
  Line Parent: Quail Mountain
  Key Col: 4760 ft/1451 m
Isolation5.59 mi/9 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Quail Mountain  (NNW)
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: Joshua Tree Ranges
Range6: Little San Bernardino Mountains
Drainage Basins
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Dale Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Joshua Tree National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Joshua Tree Wilderness Area
Topo MapKeys View O33116h2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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