Mount Inspiration, California

Prominence: 800 ft, 244 m

Elevation: 5560+ feet, 1695+ meters

True Isolation: 5.22 mi, 8.39 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5560 - 5600 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5563 ft / 1696 m
    (Range 5563 - 5603 ft)
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Inspiration Peak
Benchmark: Inspiration Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 56' 9'' N, 116° 11' 44'' W
33.93576, -116.19551 (Dec Deg)
574350 E 3755325 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRiverside

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Lists that contain Mount Inspiration:
     Sierra Club Hundred Peaks Section (Rank #227)
     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #532)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #213)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 340
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 314)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2001-12-01 by Sandy Lara
     2005-03-28 by Bob Burd
     2009-10-21 by Derek Loranger
     2010-08-25 by Max Rees
     2010-09-26 by James Barlow (Unsuccessful)
     2010-12-12 by Amin Faraday
     2010-12-25 by James Barlow
     2011-03-11 by David Comerzan
     2012-12-29 by Coby King
     2013-03-03 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-04-14 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-04-26 by Michael McCarty (GPS Track)
     2014-03-29 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-04-01 by Mike Martin
     2015-12-06 by Winnette Butler
     2015-12-06 by Mat Kelliher
     2016-03-13 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-10-25 by David Comerzan
     2017-01-27 by Nick Geo
     2017-02-11 by Naresh Satyan (GPS Track)
     2017-04-02 by Michael Dillenback
     2017-08-07 by Jayson H (GPS Track)
     2018-01-11 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2018-01-14 by Evan L
     2018-03-12 by Colin Guthrie
     2018-03-18 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2018-12-15 by William Chen (GPS Track)
     2019-03-21 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2019-10-26 by David Sharg (GPS Track)
     2019-11-02 by Roy Randall (GPS Track)
     2019-11-26 by Arthur Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2019-11-26 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2019-12-01 by Jason Pair
     2019-12-07 by Robert Luher
     2019-12-07 by Asher Waxman
     2020-10-31 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2020-11-08 by John Sheehe (GPS Track)
     2020-11-22 by Mark Spencer (GPS Track)
     2021-01-10 by Richard Passmore
     2021-01-16 by Gordon Jenkins (GPS Track)
     2021-01-16 by Garret Stoops (GPS Track)
     2021-02-15 by Bjorn Svensson (GPS Track)
     2021-02-20 by William Musser (GPS Track)
     2021-04-05 by Keith Winston
     2021-05-08 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2022-03-23 by Dennis Kiilerich (GPS Track)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Deckleman embraces his first season as a firefighter from the view of Mount Inspiration (2011-06-08). Photo by Max Rees.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 800 ft/244 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 880 ft/268 m
  Line Parent: Quail Mountain
  Key Col: 4760 ft/1451 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.22 mi/8.39 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.9992, -116.245
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Point 5787  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: Joshua Tree Ranges
Range6: Little San Bernardino Mountains
Drainage Basins
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Dale Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Joshua Tree National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Joshua Tree Wilderness Area
Topo MapKeys View O33116h2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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