Adams Benchmark, Nevada

Prominence: 1772 ft, 540 m

Elevation: 9612 feet, 2930 meters

True Isolation: 11.01 mi, 17.72 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 9616 ft / 2931 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 40' 0'' N, 114° 57' 42'' W
38.666576, -114.961572 (Dec Deg)
677345 E 4281749 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLincoln

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 4
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 4)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-06-13 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2015-06-13 by Anji Cerney (GPS Track)
     2017-05-25 by Richard Carey
     2020-05-14 by Tom Gathright (GPS Track)

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Looking north from Adams BM, the wilderness area stretches further north than south (2020-05-14). Photo by Tom Gathright.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1772 ft/540 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1812 ft/552 m
  Key Col: 7840 ft/2390 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.01 mi/17.72 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.5092, -114.9275
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Shingle Peak  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: East Central Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Egan Range
Drainage BasinsSouthern Great Basin Valleys
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: South Egan Range Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapHaggerty Spring O38114f8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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