Sheephead Mountain, California

Prominence: 576 ft, 175 m

Elevation: 5896 feet, 1797 meters

True Isolation: 1.72 mi, 2.77 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5899 ft / 1798 m
SubpeaksSheephead Mountain-Northwest Peak (5783 ft/1763 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 49' 17'' N, 116° 27' 50'' W
32.821262, -116.463925 (Dec Deg)
550179 E 3631600 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #192)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 228
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 213)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-01-14 by Derek Loranger
     2012-04-21 by Mat Kelliher
     2012-08-26 by Albert Herrera
     2012-11-03 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-03-31 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2013-10-20 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2014-04-12 by Marc DeV
     2014-05-02 by Larry Edmonds
     2014-05-02 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2015-04-04 by Mark Lyons
     2015-11-22 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2016-05-14 by Ginger Partyka (GPS Track)
     2016-10-29 by Brent Mausbach (GPS Track)
     2016-11-10 by Nichole Sterioti
     2016-12-20 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-04-01 by Robert May
     2017-04-07 by Michael Dillenback
     2017-07-07 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2017-09-05 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2017-11-18 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2018-02-25 by Danny Smith (Unsuccessful)
     2018-03-31 by Megan Birdsill (GPS Track)
     2018-12-23 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2019-05-12 by Chris Feifer (GPS Track)
     2019-05-14 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2020-02-15 by Gordon Jenkins (GPS Track)
     2020-07-04 by Chloë Sells (GPS Track)
     2021-04-29 by Greg Gerlach

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Sheephead summit (2016-10-29). Photo by Brent Mausbach.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 576 ft/175 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 616 ft/187 m
  Key Col: 5320 ft/1622 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.72 mi/2.77 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8433, -116.45
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Wooded Hill  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsPacific-Baja California
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cleveland National Forest
Topo MapMount Laguna O32116g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Sheephead Mountain (2020-02-15). Photo by Gordon Jenkins.
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