Kettle Benchmark, California

Prominence: 2353 ft, 718 m

Elevation: 7840+ feet, 2390+ meters

True Isolation: 10.9 mi, 17.55 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 7840 - 7880 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 7844 ft / 2391 m
    (Range 7844 - 7884 ft)
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 8' 47'' N, 120° 43' 14'' W
40.146427, -120.720691 (Dec Deg)
694154 E 4446500 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPlumas

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 50
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 48)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-08-19 by Dan Baxter
     2013-09-01 by Ken Jones
     2015-09-05 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2016-07-24 by Connor McEntee
     2017-10-08 by Andrew Kirmse (GPS Track)
     2018-07-02 by Bob Burd
     2018-09-10 by Greg Gerlach
     2018-10-12 by David Sanger (GPS Track)
     2020-05-23 by Sean Casserly
     2020-06-05 by Craig Barlow
     2020-10-31 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2353 ft/718 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2393 ft/730 m
  Key Col: Lone Rock Valley    5487 ft/1672 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.9 mi/17.55 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.0008, -120.6408
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Ingalls  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Keddie-Grizzly-Dixie Area
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Plumas National Forest
Topo MapKettle Rock O40120b6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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