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Granite Chief, California


Prominence: 1846 ft, 563 m

Elevation: 9006 feet, 2745 meters


Approx. Isolation: 12.01 mi, 19.33 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9010 ft / 2746 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 11' 54'' N; 120° 17' 13'' W
39.198239, -120.287064 (Dec Deg)
734279E 4342283N Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionPlacer
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     CoHP.org Trip Report for Granite Chief by Peter Maurer
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Granite Chief by Bill Fincher
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Granite Chief by Ron Tagliapietra

Lists that contain Granite Chief:
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #28)
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #41)
     California County Prominence Peaks (Rank #43)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #91)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #108)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #234)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #238)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #252)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1987-09-20 by John E Sarna
     1992-08-15 by John E Sarna
     1994-06-28 by Richard Carey
     1994-07-25 by Dan Simpson
     1999-09-02 by Asher Waxman
     2004-05-29 by Dennis Poulin
     2011-08-06 by Scott Joyce
     2012-07-10 by P Otis
     2013-10-12 by Kerry Breen
     2014-07-26 by Christina Corley
     2014-08-05 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)

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View of Needle Lake and Granite Chief with Lake Tahoe and the Carson Range in the background. Seen from the summit of Needle Peak (2012-07-12). Photo by David Porter.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 1846 ft/563 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1886 ft/575 m
  Key Col: 7160 ft/2182 m
Isolation12.01 mi/19.33 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Castle Peak  (NNW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Granite Chief-Northwest Tahoe Area (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Sacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Granite Chief Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapGranite Chief O39120b3 1:24,000
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