White Benchmark, California

Prominence: 326 ft, 99 m

Elevation: 5326 feet, 1623 meters

True Isolation: 0.88 mi, 1.41 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5329 ft / 1624 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 14' 7'' N, 116° 29' 21'' W
33.235204, -116.489093 (Dec Deg)
547600 E 3677478 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSan Diego

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 133
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 123)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-01-25 by Marit Chrislock-Lauterbach
     2011-02-12 by David Francis (GPS Track)
     2011-02-25 by Derek Loranger
     2011-04-10 by Derek Loranger
     2013-03-31 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-12-18 by Keith Winston
     2014-01-05 by Greg Gerlach
     2014-02-05 by Jim Wick (GPS Track)
     2014-02-05 by Larry Edmonds
     2014-03-19 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2014-12-27 by Mark Lyons
     2015-05-17 by Greg Gerlach
     2015-06-06 by Bob Ramsey
     2016-11-11 by David Comerzan
     2017-05-06 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2017-10-21 by Robert May
     2018-06-02 by Paul Hoover (GPS Track)
     2018-09-02 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2019-02-24 by Erik Korporaal (GPS Track)
     2019-10-13 by Chris Griffith (GPS Track)
     2020-01-04 by Chloë Sells (GPS Track)
     2020-03-09 by Gina Kackman (GPS Track)
     2021-03-06 by Tyler Hofer
     2021-03-14 by Kelly Conrad
     2021-03-14 by Dj Strong (GPS Track)
     2021-04-03 by Travis Curry (GPS Track)

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White Benchmark from Cherry Canyon (2015-01-23). Photo by Jim Wick.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 326 ft/99 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 366 ft/111 m
  Key Col: 5000 ft/1524 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.88 mi/1.41 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.2458, -116.4975
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Thimble  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: San Diego Area Ranges
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Drainage Basins
Salton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Topo MapTubb Canyon O33116b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Don Raether.
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Other Photos

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Survey disc is located on top of the summit cap. Hands are required to climb up! (2018-06-02). Photo by Paul Hoover.
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On the way towards White Benchmark (2019-02-24). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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Summit block of White Benchmark (2019-10-13). Photo by Chris Griffith.
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