Preston Peak, California

Prominence: 2509 ft, 765 m

Elevation: 7309 feet, 2228 meters

True Isolation: 25.19 mi, 40.54 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 7313 ft / 2229 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 50' 6'' N, 123° 36' 43'' W
41.835063, -123.61202 (Dec Deg)
449183 E 4631645 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSiskiyou

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Lists that contain Preston Peak:
     California Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #36)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #86)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #315)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #277)
     California Wilderness High Points (Rank #55)
     Western States Climbers Emblem Peaks (Rank #126)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #86)
     California Coastal Peak List (Rank #30)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 27)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2005-08-22 by Richard Carey (GPS Track)
     2005-09-24 by Dennis Poulin
     2017-07-01 by Craig Barlow
     2018-06-24 by Sean Casserly
     2018-06-24 by Marcus Sierra
     2018-06-24 by Andrew Kirmse (GPS Track)
     2019-06-20 by Bob Burd
     2019-07-05 by Chad Thomas
     2019-10-11 by Dean Gaudet
     2019-11-05 by Richard Hensley (GPS Track)
     2020-08-22 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2021-07-02 by David Sanger

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The climb goes just under the ridge on the right side of the peak (2018-06-24). Photo by Andrew Kirmse.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2509 ft/765 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2589 ft/789 m
  Key Col: 4800 ft/1463 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 25.19 mi/40.54 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.6161, -123.2222
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Kings Castle  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Northwest U.S. Coast Ranges
Range4: Klamath Mountains
Range5: Siskiyou Mountains
Drainage BasinsKlamath
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Klamath National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Siskiyou Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapPreston Peak O41123g5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Preston Peak summit from saddle at 6000' (2021-07-02). Photo by David Sanger.
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