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Big Sam, California


Prominence: 1065 ft, 324 m

Elevation: 10,825 feet, 3299 meters


True Isolation: 1.76 mi, 2.83 km
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 13' 44'' N, 119° 37' 30'' W
38.228931, -119.625057 (Dec Deg)
270226 E 4234474 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionMono
Tuolumne
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 33)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-07-03 by John Fedak
     2012-09-25 by Bob Burd
     2020-07-13 by Lisa Barboza (GPS Track)
     2020-08-15 by Marcus Sierra

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1065 ft/324 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1105 ft/336 m
  Line Parent: Molo Mountain
  Key Col: Lost Lake South    9760 ft/2975 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.76 mi/2.83 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.2342, -119.6567
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Molo Mountain  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra Nevada
Range5: Emigrant Wilderness Area
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
San Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
Walker
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Stanislaus National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Hoover Wilderness Area/Emigrant Wilderness Area
Topo MapTower Peak O38119b5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by William Peters.



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