Mount Yale, California

Prominence: 40 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 4760+ feet, 1451+ meters

True Isolation: 0.3 mi, 0.49 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4760 - 4800 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4763 ft / 1452 m
    (Range 4763 - 4803 ft)
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Yale Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 12' 18'' N, 118° 3' 50'' W
34.204873, -118.063939 (Dec Deg)
401982 E 3785384 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLos Angeles

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Lists that contain Mount Yale:
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #599)
     Sierra Club Lower Peaks Committee (Rank #4)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 140
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 134)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1997-09-06 by Richard Carey
     2008-08-23 by Guido Eibl
     2009-12-16 by Bob Burd
     2010-04-15 by Robbie Mize
     2012-02-12 by Kathy Wing
     2013-02-27 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-02-28 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-05-24 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2014-02-22 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-06-08 by Trevor Kent (Unsuccessful)
     2014-07-12 by Trevor Kent
     2015-07-19 by Paul Summers
     2016-05-20 by Julie Ann Gregg
     2017-03-19 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2017-05-03 by David Comerzan (GPS Track)
     2017-05-03 by Winnette Butler
     2017-05-03 by Patrick Vaughn (GPS Track)
     2018-10-27 by Christopher Burdorf (GPS Track)
     2018-12-09 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2019-03-31 by Iona Brockie
     2021-02-28 by Garret Stoops (GPS Track)
     2021-03-21 by Amy Huang
     2021-04-11 by Matt Molinare (GPS Track)

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benchmark at the top of yale peak (2018-10-27). Photo by Christopher Burdorf.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Key Col: 4720 ft/1439 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.3 mi/0.49 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.2092, -118.065
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Harvard  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Gabriel Mountains
Drainage BasinsLos Angeles
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Angeles National Forest
Topo MapMount Wilson O34118b1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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