Sheep Mountain, California

Prominence: 497 ft, 151 m

Elevation: 12,497 feet, 3809 meters

True Isolation: 1.04 mi, 1.68 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,502 ft / 3811 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 31' 40'' N, 118° 13' 5'' W
37.527678, -118.218083 (Dec Deg)
392371 E 4154109 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMono

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Lists that contain Sheep Mountain:
     Non-Sierra California 10,000-foot Peaks (Rank #9)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 99
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 92)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2013-08-02 by Greg Gerlach
     2013-08-24 by Bob Burd
     2014-08-11 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2016-07-07 by Don Raether
     2017-07-06 by Danny Smith (GPS Track)
     2017-08-30 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2017-11-22 by Aaron Kissel (GPS Track)
     2019-08-11 by Chris Gordon
     2019-10-18 by Stav Basis
     2020-07-10 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2020-07-26 by Adam Walker
     2020-07-31 by Samir Nafez
     2020-10-24 by Robert Luher (GPS Track)
     2021-04-10 by Lindsey Jackson (GPS Track)
     2021-05-16 by Josef Nuernberger
     2021-06-05 by Christine Mitchell (GPS Track)
     2021-06-14 by Samir Nafez
     2021-08-06 by Philip Yoho
     2022-06-21 by Michael Kwok

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Sheep Mountain (2017-07-06). Photo by Danny Smith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 497 ft/151 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 537 ft/163 m
  Key Col: 12,000 ft/3658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.04 mi/1.68 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.5375, -118.2325
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Piute Mountain  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: White Mountains
Drainage BasinsClayton-Big Smoky Valleys
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Topo MapMount Barcroft O37118e2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Looking south from Sheep Mountain (2022-06-21). Photo by Michael Kwok.
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