Tortoise Shell Mountain, California

Prominence: 312 ft, 95 m

Elevation: 4593+ feet, 1400+ meters

True Isolation: 1.12 mi, 1.8 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1400 - 1410 m
    (10-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4596 ft / 1401 m
    (Range 1401 - 1411 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 2' 21'' N, 115° 20' 10'' W
35.039097, -115.336061 (Dec Deg)
651772 E 3878644 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Bernardino

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Lists that contain Tortoise Shell Mountain:
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #261)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 12
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 12)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-04-19 by Terry Flood
     2012-12-08 by Bob Burd
     2014-04-16 by Don Raether
     2016-04-16 by Bob Spirko
     2018-04-19 by Charlie Winger
     2019-01-07 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 312 ft/95 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 344 ft/105 m
  Key Col: 4281 ft/1305 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.12 mi/1.8 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.055, -115.34
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Woods Mountains High Point  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: Mojave Desert Ranges
Range5: New York Mountains
Drainage BasinsDale Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Mojave National Preserve
Topo MapWoods Mountains O35115a3 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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