Shields Peak, California

Prominence: 80 ft, 24 m

Elevation: 10,680+ feet, 3255+ meters

True Isolation: 0.65 mi, 1.05 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 10,680 - 10,720 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 10,684 ft / 3256 m
    (Range 10,684 - 10,724 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 7' 38'' N, 116° 52' 55'' W
34.127234, -116.88203 (Dec Deg)
510878 E 3776270 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Bernardino

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Lists that contain Shields Peak:
     San Bernardino Nine Peak Challenge (Rank #7)
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     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #9)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 388
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 360)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1971-03-05 by Greg Gerlach
     2008-06-05 by Bob Burd
     2009-06-28 by Amin Faraday
     2009-09-03 by Marco Rohrer
     2012-07-27 by Greg Gerlach
     2012-08-25 by Mat Kelliher
     2012-09-08 by Marit Chrislock
     2013-05-26 by Brian Richardsson
     2013-06-01 by Yvonne Galvez
     2013-06-05 by Marit Chrislock
     2013-07-20 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-10-27 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2013-10-27 by Michael Geoghegan
     2013-11-09 by Brian Richardsson
     2014-06-08 by Mark Lyons
     2014-07-12 by Marit Chrislock
     2017-09-16 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Mat's SC leads
     2018-01-14 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2018-05-27 by Josue Barrios
     2018-06-02 by Naresh Satyan (GPS Track)
     2018-07-04 by Greg Gerlach
     2019-07-07 by David Sharg (GPS Track)
     2019-08-04 by Amy Huang
     2019-08-04 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2019-09-13 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2019-09-22 by Stephen Mang
     2019-09-22 by Quincy Koetz
     2019-09-25 by Aaron Matthews
     2020-06-13 by Philip Yoho
     2020-06-27 by Garrett McLean
     2020-06-30 by Vic Hanson (GPS Track)
     2022-05-20 by Art Brody (GPS Track)
     2022-12-10 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)

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This peak is currently suspended by the Hundred Peaks Section committee due to access or administrative issues.

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A look up towards the summit of Shields Peak - a nice jumble of rocks (2017-09-16). Photo by William Chen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Key Col: 10,600 ft/3231 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.65 mi/1.05 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.1258, -116.8933
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Anderson Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Bernardino Mountains
Drainage BasinsSanta Ana
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: San Bernardino National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: San Gorgonio Wilderness Area
Topo MapBig Bear Lake O34116b8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Scrambling up to Shields (2019-09-13). Photo by Keith Winston.
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Windy on top and San Gorgonio in the background. (2020-07-25). Photo by Olga Ordonez.
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