View Benchmark, Utah

Prominence: 822 ft, 251 m

Elevation: 6682 feet, 2037 meters

True Isolation: 3.51 mi, 5.65 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6685 ft / 2038 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 27' 46'' N, 111° 51' 11'' W
40.462884, -111.853122 (Dec Deg)
427671 E 4479484 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionUtah

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 208
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 204)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-05-24 by Mike Gourley
     2007-08-05 by Mike Gourley
     2010-01-27 by Dean Molen
     2011-01-08 by Dean Molen
     2012-03-05 by Dean Molen
     2014-05-27 by Dan Robrecht
     2017-06-24 by Ryder Irvine
     2017-08-24 by Jay Smith
     2017-12-09 by Jade Mangus
     2018-01-13 by Caleb Crandall
     2018-03-10 by Kyle Davis
     2018-03-24 by Andy Adams
     2018-04-19 by Ammon Hatch (GPS Track)
     2020-02-15 by Rebecca Peterson
     2020-03-26 by Evan Battaglia
     2020-05-18 by Alicia Baker
     2020-07-27 by Rebecca Peterson (GPS Track)
     2020-11-08 by Brandon Rasmussen
     2020-11-29 by Rebecca Peterson
     2021-02-13 by Rebecca Peterson
     2021-04-02 by Benjamin Kiser

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Looking south toward Utah Lake from the summit of View Benchmark. Peak 6562 can be seen in the foreground. (2017-08-24). Photo by Jay Smith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 822 ft/251 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 842 ft/257 m
  Line Parent: Lone Rock
  Key Col: 5860 ft/1786 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.51 mi/5.65 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.5, -111.8075
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lone Rock  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Western Rocky Mountains
Range4: Wasatch Range
Range5: Central Wasatch Range
Drainage BasinsUtah Lake
Great Salt Lake
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapLehi O40111d7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Dean Molen.
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Other Photos

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View toward Timpanogos from the summit. (2020-02-15). Photo by Rebecca Peterson.
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