Newcomb Peak, California

Prominence: 166 ft, 51 m

Elevation: 4166 feet, 1270 meters

True Isolation: 0.48 mi, 0.78 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4169 ft / 1271 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Newcomb Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 14' 8'' N, 118° 0' 57'' W
34.235529, -118.015907 (Dec Deg)
406441 E 3788738 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLos Angeles

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Lists that contain Newcomb Peak:
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #629)
     Sierra Club Lower Peaks Committee (Rank #25)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 97
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 94)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-04-25 by Winnette Butler
     2011-04-22 by Bob Burd
     2012-03-24 by Laura Newman
     2013-01-22 by Brad Stemm
     2013-01-28 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-04-27 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-01-13 by Bruce Craig
     2014-11-02 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2015-06-14 by Winnette Butler
     2015-10-18 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-01-02 by David Comerzan
     2016-02-09 by Michael Dillenback
     2016-11-04 by David Comerzan
     2017-02-25 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2018-01-27 by Francis Wang (GPS Track)
     2018-04-06 by Mary Maki
     2018-04-06 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2018-12-24 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2019-04-06 by Christopher Burdorf (GPS Track)
     2019-06-13 by Sandy Lara
     2020-01-25 by Rick Sarpolus
     2020-04-11 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)

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From the top of Newcomb peak. San Gabriel Peak in the distance on the left (2019-04-06). Photo by Christopher Burdorf.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 166 ft/51 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 206 ft/63 m
  Key Col: 4000 ft/1219 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.48 mi/0.78 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.2342, -118.0242
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 4492  (SE)
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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