Hirz Mountain-Lookout, California

Prominence: 260 ft, 79 m

Elevation: 3540 feet, 1079 meters

True Isolation: 0.92 mi, 1.48 km
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Hirz 2 Benchmark
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 53' 49'' N, 122° 14' 45'' W
40.896965, -122.245813 (Dec Deg)
563527 E 4527593 N, Zone 10 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionShasta

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 9
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 9)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005-10-23 by Frederick Johnson
     2019-05-27 by Christin Agresta

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Has a rental lookout tower.
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Hirz Mountain Lookout Tower: originally built 1937, erected on steel 1949. (2019-05-27). Photo by Christin Agresta.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 260 ft/79 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 300 ft/91 m
  Key Col: 3280 ft/1000 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.92 mi/1.48 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.8983, -122.2633
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hirz Mountain  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Cascade Range
Range4: California Cascades
Range5: Mount Shasta Area
Drainage BasinsSacramento
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shasta-Trinity National Forest/Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area
Wilderness/Special Area: Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity NRA
Topo MapBollibokka Mountain O40122h2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Richard Carey.
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