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Thunder Mountain, California


Prominence: 525 ft, 160 m

Elevation: 13,517+ feet, 4120+ meters


True Isolation: 0.58 mi, 0.94 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4120 - 4140 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 13,523 ft / 4122 m
    (Range 4122 - 4142 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 40' 8'' N, 118° 28' 33'' W
36.669, -118.475768 (Dec Deg)
368121 E 4059169 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionTulare
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Lists that contain Thunder Mountain:
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #52)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #37)
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     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #51)
     Sierra Peaks Section Mountaineers Peaks (Rank #15)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 67
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 59)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1989-07-26 by Don Raether
     1994-08-18 by Greg Gerlach
     1999-08-26 by Bob Burd
     2008-08-27 by Bob Burd
     2016-09-07 by Romain Wacziarg
     2017-09-23 by Iris Ma (Unsuccessful)
     2020-07-26 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)
     2020-08-08 by Craig Barlow

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The traverse to the summit from the south (2020-08-08). Photo by Bill Carpenter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 525 ft/160 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 655 ft/200 m
  Line Parent: Table Mountain
  Key Col: 12,992 ft/3960 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.58 mi/0.94 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.6608, -118.4733
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Table Mountain  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Great Western Divide
Range6: Central Great Western Divide
Drainage Basins
Kern
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage

Kings
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Kings Canyon National Park/Sequoia National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Brewer O36118f4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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