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Needle Peak, California


Prominence: 331 ft, 101 m

Elevation: 8971 feet, 2734 meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.77 mi, 1.23 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8975 ft / 2735 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 12' 2'' N; 120° 18' 4'' W
39.200557, -120.301041 (Dec Deg)
733064E 4342504N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionPlacer
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     Needle Peak at SummitPost.org

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Lists that contain Needle Peak:
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #243)
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #42)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1987-09-20 by John E Sarna
     2009-08-22 by Brad Boester
     2013-10-12 by Kerry Breen

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 331 ft/101 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 371 ft/113 m
  Key Col: 8640 ft/2633 m
Isolation0.77 mi/1.23 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Granite Chief  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Granite Chief-Northwest Tahoe Area
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Lion Peak RNA (Highest Point)/Granite Chief Wilderness Area
Topo MapGranite Chief O39120b3 1:24,000



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