Castle Rocks, California

Prominence: 280 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 8600 feet, 2621 meters

True Isolation: 0.73 mi, 1.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8603 ft / 2622 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 49' 50'' N, 116° 42' 53'' W
33.830506, -116.714702 (Dec Deg)
526399 E 3743400 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Castle Rocks:
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #43)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #306)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 220
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 201)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-12-02 by Bob Burd
     2009-08-29 by Amin Faraday
     2009-11-01 by Mat Kelliher
     2012-09-08 by Timothy Rosnick
     2013-10-19 by Larry Edmonds (Unsuccessful)
     2013-11-02 by Winnette Butler
     2014-07-27 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-09-28 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2015-03-09 by Karl Fieberling
     2015-05-03 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-06-26 by Phillip Katzmann
     2016-05-22 by Sandy Lara
     2016-07-07 by Mike Martin
     2016-10-22 by Keith Robinson
     2017-07-03 by Aaron Matthews
     2017-07-08 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2017-07-08 by Michael Dillenback
     2017-07-08 by Mat's SC leads
     2017-07-08 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2017-07-08 by Patrick Vaughn (GPS Track)
     2017-08-24 by Steve Casimiro (GPS Track)
     2017-10-18 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2018-09-01 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2018-09-02 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2020-06-17 by Vic Hanson (GPS Track)
     2020-10-17 by Chris Feifer (GPS Track)
     2020-10-17 by Gordon Jenkins (GPS Track)
     2021-05-01 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2021-06-05 by Rick Sarpolus (GPS Track)
     2021-08-01 by Jason Park (GPS Track)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
CT Overlook Peak. Looking North to San Gorgonio. This is not Castle Rocks, but a peak near by named CT Overlook (2015-05-17). Photo by Keith Robinson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/109 m
  Key Col: 8320 ft/2536 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.73 mi/1.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.8217, -116.7075
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Folly Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Jacinto Mountains
Drainage Basins
San Jacinto
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: San Bernardino National Forest/Mount San Jacinto State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: San Jacinto State Wilderness SWA
Topo MapSan Jacinto Peak O33116g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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