Babbitt Peak, California

Prominence: 2360 ft, 719 m

Elevation: 8760 feet, 2670 meters

True Isolation: 13.64 mi, 21.95 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8764 ft / 2671 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 36' 9'' N, 120° 6' 21'' W
39.602544, -120.105706 (Dec Deg)
748502 E 4387648 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSierra

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Lists that contain Babbitt Peak:
     California County Prominence Peaks (Rank #34)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #107)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #267)
     California Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #107)
     California Fire Lookouts (Rank #22)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 119
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 113)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2005-07-10 by Edward Earl
     2009-07-07 by Bob Burd
     2012-10-12 by Daryn Dodge
     2014-06-07 by David Porter
     2014-08-29 by Dan Baxter
     2015-06-01 by Marcus Sierra
     2015-06-15 by Dean Molen
     2015-06-15 by Dick Ellsworth
     2015-10-24 by Swingshift Hiker
     2016-09-02 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2017-07-07 by Mary Maki
     2018-06-10 by Coby King
     2018-09-02 by Kir Pridatko
     2019-06-21 by Marc Belanger (GPS Track)
     2019-09-02 by Sean Casserly
     2019-10-20 by Chad Thomas
     2020-06-06 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-06-06 by Craig Barlow
     2020-06-08 by Mike Maki
     2020-06-14 by Tony Lockard (GPS Track)
     2020-07-19 by Josef Nuernberger
     2020-10-13 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2021-05-13 by Eric Noel (GPS Track)
     2021-10-02 by Brett Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2021-10-02 by Arthur Marciasini (GPS Track)
     2022-06-21 by Lisa Barboza (GPS Track)
     2022-08-04 by Ken Russell
     2022-09-08 by Will Whitney

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The fire lookout atop Babbitt, still actively manned in August 2014 (2014-08-30). Photo by Dan Baxter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2360 ft/719 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2400 ft/731 m
  Key Col: 6400 ft/1951 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 13.64 mi/21.95 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.4425, -119.9558
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Lola - North Ridge Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Northern Sierra Nevada
Range5: Bald Mountain Range-Sierra Valley (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsNorth Central Great Basin
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Babbitt Peak RNA (Highest Point)
Topo MapDog Valley O39120e1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mary with Babbitt Lookout (2020-06-08). Photo by Mike Maki.
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