Schonchin Butte, California

Prominence: 582 ft, 177 m

Elevation: 5302 feet, 1616 meters

True Isolation: 1.48 mi, 2.39 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5306 ft / 1617 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 44' 17'' N, 121° 31' 45'' W
41.738135, -121.529207 (Dec Deg)
622307 E 4621748 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSiskiyou

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 53
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 50)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1990-09-26 by Eric Kassan
     2006-07-02 by Frederick Johnson
     2013-04-04 by Geoffrey Sarna
     2013-04-04 by JohnE Sarna
     2017-03-16 by Ben Banet
     2017-04-23 by Powen Ru
     2017-07-04 by Kay Komuro
     2018-01-15 by Christin Agresta
     2018-10-26 by John Morrow
     2019-05-13 by PJ Anderer
     2019-09-15 by Scotty Strain (GPS Track)
     2020-10-12 by Brett Moffatt

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Schonchin Butte, the cinder cone from the opposite side of the trail (the highway side) (2013-04-04). Photo by JohnE Sarna.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 582 ft/177 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 622 ft/189 m
  Key Col: 4720 ft/1439 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.48 mi/2.39 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.7167, -121.5317
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hippo Butte  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: California Cascades
Range5: California Cascades-Central
Drainage BasinsKlamath
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Modoc National Forest/Lava Beds National Monument
Topo MapSchonchin Butte O41121f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by John Stolk.
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Schonchin Butte Lookout: Lava Beds National Monument, CA (2018-01-15). Photo by Christin Agresta.
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