Pinyon Mountain, California

Prominence: 492 ft, 150 m

Elevation: 4492 feet, 1369 meters

True Isolation: 0.78 mi, 1.26 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4494 ft / 1370 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 3' 23'' N, 116° 20' 28'' W
33.056348, -116.341126 (Dec Deg)
561511 E 3657727 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Lists that contain Pinyon Mountain:
     San Diego 100 Peaks List (Rank #41)
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #271)

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       Desert Summits (Zdon)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 148
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 143)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-01-31 by Joel Hawk
     2013-04-21 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2014-01-01 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2014-01-11 by Phillip Katzmann
     2015-01-25 by Don Raether
     2016-01-18 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2016-01-23 by Maddie Dolan
     2016-02-17 by Barry Schmitt (GPS Track)
     2016-10-23 by Ginger Partyka (GPS Track)
     2016-10-23 by Nichole Sterioti
     2016-12-19 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2016-12-19 by David Sanger (GPS Track)
     2016-12-29 by Bob Ramsey
     2017-01-16 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2017-12-28 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2018-02-22 by Jim Conant (GPS Track)
     2018-03-25 by Danny Smith
     2018-03-31 by Paul Hoover
     2018-11-02 by Larry Edmonds
     2019-01-21 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2019-01-21 by John Strauch (GPS Track)
     2019-03-16 by Erik Korporaal
     2019-03-21 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2019-05-28 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2019-11-24 by Gina Mesa
     2020-12-19 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)
     2021-02-14 by Dj Strong (GPS Track)
     2021-02-14 by Kelly Conrad (GPS Track)

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Pinyon Mountain GPS route (2019-03-16). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 492 ft/150 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 532 ft/162 m
  Key Col: 4000 ft/1219 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.78 mi/1.26 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.045, -116.3408
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Whale Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapWhale Peak O33116a3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Terry Flood.
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Looking up toward the summit (not visible) (2017-12-28). Photo by Chris Griffith.
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