Olancha Peak, California

Prominence: 3083 ft, 940 m

Elevation: 12,123 feet, 3695 meters

True Isolation: 14.71 mi, 23.68 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,128 ft / 3696 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 15' 56'' N, 118° 7' 5'' W
36.265423, -118.118188 (Dec Deg)
399557 E 4013968 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 231
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 224)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-06-28 by Winnette Butler (Unsuccessful)
     2010-06-27 by Mat Kelliher
     2011-06-11 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2012-07-14 by Marco Rohrer
     2013-05-14 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-06-10 by Vic Hanson
     2013-07-07 by Dan Baxter
     2015-05-02 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2015-05-24 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2015-11-01 by Andrew Riser
     2016-09-10 by Naresh Satyan (GPS Track)
     2017-06-11 by William Chen
     2017-07-30 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2017-08-19 by Kevin Richards
     2017-09-27 by George Christiansen (GPS Track)
     2018-04-27 by Mike Elliott
     2018-06-02 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2018-06-10 by Ross Doering (GPS Track)
     2018-08-11 by Ray Thompson
     2019-06-29 by David Freeland (GPS Track)
     2019-08-03 by David Sharg (GPS Track)
     2020-05-03 by Jason Pair

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Olancha Peak from Pacific Crest Trail, approaching from the south (2012-05-27). Photo by Chris Gordon.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3083 ft/940 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3123 ft/952 m
  Key Col: 9040 ft/2755 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 14.71 mi/23.68 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.4617, -118.2217
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Trailmaster Peak  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Southern Sierra Nevada (Highest Point)
Range5: South Sierra Crest (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsOwens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Golden Trout Wilderness Area
Topo MapOlancha O36118c1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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summit (2017-07-30). Photo by Jason Park.
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The scramble up to the summit of Olancha Peak (2018-08-11). Photo by Ray Thompson.
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Olancha summit (2018-04-27). Photo by Mike Elliott.
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