Knob Benchmark, California

Prominence: 191 ft, 58 m

Elevation: 3431 feet, 1046 meters

True Isolation: 0.25 mi, 0.41 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3434 ft / 1047 m
Peak TypeUnnamed Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 22' 38'' N, 116° 30' 23'' W
33.377138, -116.506363 (Dec Deg)
545917 E 3693207 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 53
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 51)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-02-18 by Bob Burd
     2011-03-15 by Don Raether
     2014-01-25 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-02-08 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2017-01-28 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2017-12-17 by Jeff Smith
     2018-02-18 by Robert May (GPS Track)
     2018-10-27 by Keith Winston (GPS Track)
     2019-03-29 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2021-01-12 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2021-04-25 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2022-01-16 by Erik Korporaal (GPS Track)
     2022-04-03 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)

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Knob Benchmark from the west (2019-03-29). Photo by Greg Gerlach.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 191 ft/58 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 231 ft/70 m
  Key Col: 3240 ft/988 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.25 mi/0.41 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.3808, -116.5058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Collins Benchmark  (N)
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 MapBucksnort Mountain O33116d5 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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Other Photos

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Knob benchmark (center of photo and low) as viewed from the ridge coming from Lost Valley (2022-01-16). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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