Ralston Peak, California

Prominence: 1075 ft, 328 m

Elevation: 9235 feet, 2815 meters

True Isolation: 2.94 mi, 4.73 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9239 ft / 2816 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 49' 59'' N, 120° 6' 6'' W
38.833046, -120.10166 (Dec Deg)
751584 E 4302242 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionEl Dorado

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992-08-15 by Scott Joyce
     2004-06 by Al Sandorff
     2009-06-20 by John Fedak
     2009-07-25 by Tim Berger
     2010-04-10 by Tim Berger
     2010-06-25 by A. Christopher Higgins
     2010-08-26 by John Fedak
     2011-07-30 by Thomas Carlile
     2012-01-15 by Vince Curry
     2013-09-07 by Dmitry Medvedev
     2013-12-14 by Marcus Sierra
     2014-06-28 by Vic Hanson
     2014-07-23 by Jerry Thomas (GPS Track)
     2014-11-29 by Heather Foslund (Unsuccessful)
     2015-10-21 by Forrest Eber
     2015-11-07 by Brett Bonotto (GPS Track)
     2016-06-12 by Tim Berger
     2016-08-06 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-08-20 by David Kensiski
     2016-10-08 by Kir Pridatko

View ascents of peak by registered members (131 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1075 ft/328 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1115 ft/340 m
  Key Col: 8160 ft/2487 m
Isolation2.94 mi/4.73 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pyramid Peak  (WNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 38° 50' 39'' N, 120° 9' 15'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Desolation-Crystal Range
Drainage BasinsGreat Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Eldorado National Forest/Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
Wilderness/Special Area: Desolation Wilderness Area
Topo MapEcho Lake O38120g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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