Birch Mountain, California

Prominence: 938 ft, 286 m

Elevation: 13,602 feet, 4146 meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.64 mi, 4.24 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,608 ft / 4148 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 3' 46'' N; 118° 25' 8'' W
37.062766, -118.419014 (Dec Deg)
373842E 4102777N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Birch Mountain:
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #43)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #41)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #40)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #11)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #11)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1986-05-25 by Greg Gerlach
     2007-04-30 by Bob Burd
     2016-04-30 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-05-01 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-07-16 by Tom Becht (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (34 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 938 ft/286 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1003 ft/306 m
  Key Col: 12,664 ft/3860 m
Isolation2.64 mi/4.24 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Balcony Peak  (W)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Palisades
Drainage BasinsOwens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapSplit Mountain O37118a4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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