Sheephead Mountain, California

Prominence: 880 ft, 268 m

Elevation: 4275 feet, 1303 meters

True Isolation: 2.42 mi, 3.9 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4277 ft / 1304 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 55' 12'' N, 116° 24' 37'' W
35.920137, -116.410266 (Dec Deg)
553205 E 3975251 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Sheephead Mountain:
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #280)
     Bartell's Death Valley National Park List (Rank #76)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 44
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 39)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1995-11-09 by Richard Carey
     2010-12-05 by James Barlow
     2011-12-16 by Bob Burd
     2014-04-22 by Bob Spirko
     2016-11-20 by John Morrow
     2017-03-22 by Adam Walker
     2019-03-16 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2020-02-02 by MS Claborne
     2020-03-26 by Stav Basis

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View from Sheephead Mountain, CA (2007-10-11). Photo by Jerry Beals.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 880 ft/268 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 880 ft/268 m
  Key Col: 3395 ft/1035 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.42 mi/3.9 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.885, -116.41
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ibex Peak  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Amargosa Range
Drainage BasinsDeath Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Death Valley Wilderness Area
Topo MapSalsberry Peak O35116h4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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