Emigrant Peak, California

Prominence: 356 ft, 108 m

Elevation: 8800 feet, 2682 meters

True Isolation: 0.69 mi, 1.11 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 8804 ft / 2683 m
Alternate Name(s)Emigrant Crag
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 11' 21'' N, 120° 16' 38'' W
39.189108, -120.277183 (Dec Deg)
735163 E 4341295 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPlacer

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 40
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 38)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-06-25 by Will Thomas
     2018-07-08 by Mike Maki (GPS Track)
     2018-07-14 by Vic Hanson
     2019-09-17 by Scott Strain

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This class 3 summit block without a point elevation on the topo is the high point of Emigrant Peak. It appears clearly higher than the point elevation, 8797, on the topo.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 356 ft/108 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 356 ft/108 m
  Key Col: 8444 ft/2574 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.69 mi/1.11 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.1808, -120.27
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Squaw Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Granite Chief-Northwest Tahoe Area
Drainage Basins
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tahoe National Forest
Topo MapGranite Chief O39120b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Jim Retemeyer.

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