Combs Peak, California

Prominence: 1313 ft, 401 m

Elevation: 6193 feet, 1888 meters

True Isolation: 5.5 mi, 8.86 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6196 ft / 1889 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 23' 40'' N, 116° 36' 21'' W
33.394339, -116.605786 (Dec Deg)
536661 E 3695074 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

Search Engines - search the web for "Combs Peak":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Combs Peak (Bucksnort Mountain) at
     Combs Peak at
     Combs Peak at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio)

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Combs Peak:
     U.S. State Park High Points (Rank #10)
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #174)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #471)
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #4)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #172)
     California State Park High Points (Rank #19)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Desert Summits (Zdon)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 252
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 236)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1970 by Joe Stawasz
     1992-03-15 by Richard Carey
     2009-10-10 by Derek Loranger
     2011-01-16 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2011-07-05 by Brian Brigham
     2012-01-28 by Mat Kelliher
     2013-04-07 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2014-06-01 by Richard Carey
     2014-08-23 by Pat Wells
     2014-11-29 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2015-01-31 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-02-07 by Phillip Katzmann
     2015-10-19 by Brooke Wilson
     2015-11-29 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2016-02-29 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2016-09-03 by Brent Mausbach (GPS Track)
     2017-04-09 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2017-04-27 by Jim Retemeyer
     2017-06-03 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2018-02-04 by Danny Smith
     2018-03-07 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2018-12-19 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2019-04-06 by Pat Wells
     2020-10-12 by Jill Sells (GPS Track)
     2021-02-15 by Gordon Jenkins (GPS Track)
     2021-03-24 by Josef Nuernberger

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Combs Peak
     Elevation Ladder from Combs Peak
     Prominence Ladder from Combs Peak

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Pile of rocks and dead tree that mark the turn off for the use trail to the peak (2017-04-01). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1313 ft/401 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1393 ft/425 m
  Key Col: 4880 ft/1487 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.5 mi/8.86 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.3183, -116.5767
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hot Springs Mountain  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage Basins
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park (Highest Point)
Topo MapBucksnort Mountain O33116d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Combs Peak    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 11532 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2021 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service