Round Top, California

Prominence: 2541 ft, 774 m

Elevation: 10,381 feet, 3164 meters

True Isolation: 13.66 mi, 21.99 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,386 ft / 3165 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 39' 49'' N, 120° 0' 2'' W
38.663609, -120.000647 (Dec Deg)
760971 E 4283718 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAlpine

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Lists that contain Round Top:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #151)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #84)
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #21)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #215)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #194)
     U.S. National Forest High Points (Rank #44)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #87)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #84)
     Tahoe-Ogul Peaks List (Rank #12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1949-06-25 by Frederick Johnson
     1996-06-29 by Richard Carey
     2006-07-29 by Al Sandorff
     2008-07-12 by Brendon Chapman
     2008-10-19 by Tim Berger
     2012-04-28 by Brendon Chapman
     2012-07-07 by Ron Wong
     2013-05-25 by Vince Curry
     2013-06-29 by Paul Wichman
     2013-09-28 by Daniel Block
     2014-04-05 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2014-04-05 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2014-09-20 by Marcus Sierra
     2015-06-27 by Marcus Sierra
     2016-02-26 by Christoph Augustin (GPS Track)
     2016-04-03 by Mike Jay (GPS Track)
     2016-06-25 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-07-31 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-08-21 by Tim Berger
     2016-08-28 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2016-09-03 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2017-10-07 by Brad Dozier (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (212 total)

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Round Top along with the Sisters from the summit of Hawkins Peak (2014-09-22). Photo by Arthur Caverly.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2541 ft/774 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2581 ft/786 m
  Key Col: 7840 ft/2390 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 13.66 mi/21.99 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.8483, -119.9092
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Freel Peak  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mokelumne Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
San Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Eldorado National Forest (Highest Point)
Wilderness/Special Area: Mokelumne Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapCarson Pass O38119f8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Round Top from just below Winnemucca Lake. The three rocky summit pinnacles are visible (2016-08-03). Photo by Andrew Kirmse.
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Round Top (2017-02-15). Photo by Bo Meng.
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