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Pachappa Hill, California


Prominence: 285 ft, 87 m

Elevation: 1185 feet, 361 meters


True Isolation: 1.68 mi, 2.71 km
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 57' 38'' N, 117° 22' 50'' W
33.960519, -117.380505 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionRiverside
City/TownRiverside
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 21
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-12-27 by Pat Wells
     2015-04-15 by Jay Smith
     2015-08-24 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2015-12-31 by Mike Martin
     2016-01-03 by Winnette Butler
     2017-11-08 by David Comerzan

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From wikipedia: "Tom Patterson, as well as most local Riverside historians, have concluded that the original name of Mount Rubidoux was Pachappa. They speculate that one of the early owners of Rancho Jurupa reassigned the name Pachappa to this smaller hill in order to expand the property of the Rancho. Since Pachappa hill was designated as the southeast marker of the Jurupa Rancho, which was granted by the Mexican government to Juan Bandini in 1838, reassigning the name to the current Pachappa hill would have expanded the Rancho significantly, incorporating all of the area covered by today's downtown Riverside. It is also possible the United States government renamed the hills in order to satisfy acreage requirements of the original Mexican land Grant."
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Pachappa Hill from the east (2015-04-15). Photo by Jay Smith.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 285 ft/87 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 305 ft/93 m
  Key Col: 900 ft/274 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.68 mi/2.71 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.9825, -117.3933
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Rubidoux  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Transverse Ranges
Range5: San Bernardino Mountains
Drainage BasinsSanta Ana
Pacific Ocean
Topo MapRiverside West O33117h4 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Mark McCormick.
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Other Photos

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My first summit (2015-04-15). Photo by Scooter Nelson.
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