Checkerboard Mesa, Utah

Prominence: 520 ft, 158 m

Elevation: 6520+ feet, 1987+ meters

True Isolation: 0.04 mi, 0.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6520 - 6560 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6523 ft / 1988 m
    (Range 6523 - 6563 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 12' 56'' N, 112° 52' 49'' W
37.215553, -112.880181 (Dec Deg)
333174 E 4120441 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionKane

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 15
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2001-10 a by William Musser (Unsuccessful)
     2014-05-04 by jeff branin
     2018-05-20 by Adam Walker (GPS Track)

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Famous commonly photograped sandstone formation. Without survey the next highest peak is difficult (they are all within a few feet of each other) The clearest higher near peak is USGS EL 6715 to the west with a highest saddle EL between of 5950 and 6005 depending on highest nearest peak used. Use COl=6000 for set point
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Checkerbaord Mesa is a landmark of Zion National Park. Photo by William Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 520 ft/158 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 600 ft/182 m
  Key Col: 6000 ft/1829 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.04 mi/0.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.2158, -112.8808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Artifact Mesa  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Colorado Plateau
Range4: Central Utah Plateaus
Range5: Markagunt Plateau-Zion
Drainage BasinsColorado
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Zion National Park
Topo MapSpringdale East O37112b8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.
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