Mount Pinos, California

Prominence: 4800 ft, 1463 m

Elevation: 8831 feet, 2692 meters

True Isolation: 82.94 mi, 133.48 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8835 ft / 2693 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 48' 46'' N, 119° 8' 43'' W
34.812831, -119.145413 (Dec Deg)
303767 E 3854385 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionVentura (Highest Point)

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     Weather for Mount Pinos at Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Walt O'Neil Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Dave Covill Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Trapper Robbins and Roxanne Everett Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Layne Bracy Trip Report for Ventura, CA by Kevin Baker

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Lists that contain Mount Pinos:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #66)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #263)
     USA Lower 48 Peaks with 4000 feet of Prominence (Rank #66)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #11)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #31)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #220)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #234)
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #18)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #49)
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #37)
     California County High Points (Rank #22)
     USA Lower 48 Top 100 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #66)
     U.S. National Forest High Points (Rank #65)
     California Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #6)
     California County Prominence Peaks (Rank #11)
     Pacific Coast CoHPs (Rank #14)
     Interstate Highway Bounded Regions of the USA (Rank #16)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #70)
     California Fire Lookouts (Rank #21)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       California County Summits (Suttle)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 596
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 551)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1943-05-15 by Frederick Johnson
     2008-03-13 by Don Lamp
     2008-12-31 by Ken Curtis
     2009-10-03 by Amin Faraday
     2011-10-02 by Gene Vityugov
     2012-08-05 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2013-03-12 by David Comerzan
     2014-03-28 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2014-06-21 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2014-10-11 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-11-06 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2015-02-12 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2015-04-04 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2015-05-16 by Trevor Kent
     2015-09-26 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2015-10-12 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-11-09 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2016-07-24 by Mat Kelliher
     2016-08-06 by David Sharg (GPS Track)
     2016-12-05 by Dustin Wittmier (GPS Track)
     2017-02-11 by Amy Huang
     2017-05-07 by Alex Gotz (GPS Track)
     2017-07-27 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2017-10-29 by Alex Gotz (GPS Track)
     2018-02-17 by Eric Lombardo (GPS Track)
     2018-05-12 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2018-05-23 by Patrick Vaughn (GPS Track)
     2018-10-07 by Sean King (GPS Track)
     2018-11-10 by Ray Thompson
     2018-12-24 by Mietron Shahbodaghloo (GPS Track)
     2019-03-24 by Marcus Lostracco
     2019-03-29 by Zackary Michek (GPS Track)
     2019-04-03 by Michael Hartnett
     2019-06-15 by Marc Machin (GPS Track)

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Mt Pinos - the highest point in Southern California west of Tejon Pass - may have 4,800 feet (1,463 m) of prominence, but it's arguably the easiest major peak in the entire state, being nothing more than stroll in the park (2017-07-09). Photo by William Chen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 4800 ft/1463 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 4800 ft/1463 m
  Key Col: Tehachapi Pass    4031 ft/1229 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 82.94 mi/133.48 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.3526, -117.8012
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Hawkins  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Emigdio Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Santa Clara (HP)
Pacific Ocean

Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Los Padres National Forest (Highest Point)
Topo MapSawmill Mountain O34119g2 1:24,000
Route #1 Closed Road for Hiking
Trailhead: Mount Pinos Parking Lot (Paved Road) 8340 ft/2542 m
Vertical Gain: 491 ft/150 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The sign is so you don't have to bend over to read the disk, ? (2018-11-10). Photo by Ray Thompson.
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