Wilson Benchmark, California

Prominence: 253 ft, 77 m

Elevation: 4573 feet, 1394 meters

True Isolation: 1.23 mi, 1.98 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4575 ft / 1395 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 10' 38'' N, 116° 26' 2'' W
33.177308, -116.433769 (Dec Deg)
552789 E 3671086 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Lists that contain Wilson Benchmark:
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #609)
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #38)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 168
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 162)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-12-09 by Bob Burd
     2011-02-12 by David Francis (GPS Track)
     2013-01-21 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-02-01 by Kathy Wing
     2013-02-02 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-01-03 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2014-01-03 by Kelley Laxamana
     2014-02-26 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2014-09-01 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2014-12-26 by Phillip Katzmann (Unsuccessful)
     2015-10-24 by David Comerzan
     2015-10-24 by Bruce Craig
     2016-02-08 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2017-02-05 by Nichole Sterioti
     2017-03-04 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2018-01-21 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2018-02-04 by Justin Bayne
     2018-04-17 by Gia Jayy
     2019-01-26 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2019-02-01 by Larry Edmonds
     2019-02-16 by Erik Korporaal
     2019-03-09 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2019-05-05 by Christopher Burdorf (GPS Track)
     2019-05-25 by Luca Baradel (GPS Track)
     2020-12-06 by Thomas Brennan (GPS Track)
     2021-02-17 by John Foley
     2021-04-03 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)

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The broad summit of Wilson Benchmark from Pinyon Ridge (2016-06-12). Photo by Nathan Leroy.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 253 ft/77 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 293 ft/89 m
  Key Col: 4320 ft/1317 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.23 mi/1.98 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.1775, -116.455
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pinyon Ridge  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapTubb Canyon O33116b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Looking toward Wilson Benchmark from Pinyon Ridge. (2019-02-16). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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Wilson Benchmark from atop Pinyon Ridge (2019-11-17). Photo by Chris Griffith.
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