Obsidian Butte, California

Prominence: 95 ft, 29 m

Elevation: -130 feet, -40 meters

True Isolation: 2.32 mi, 3.74 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 10' 16'' N, 115° 38' 16'' W
33.171145, -115.63767 (Dec Deg)
627022 E 3671087 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionImperial

Search Engines - search the web for "Obsidian Butte":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Obsidian Butte at

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 15
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 13)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-03-24 by Kreg Ellzey
     2013-01-27 by Mark McCormick
     2019-12-23 by Chad Thomas (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Obsidian Butte
     Elevation Ladder from Obsidian Butte
     Prominence Ladder from Obsidian Butte

Elevation is -130. Approximate 97' of prominence (Key Col approx -227')
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The northeast side of Obsidian Butte just below the summit. (2021-12-11). Photo by Dale Hill.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 95 ft/29 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 100 ft/30 m
  Key Col: -225 ft/-69 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.32 mi/3.74 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.1967, -115.6108
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Red Island  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Central and Southern California Ranges
Range4: Peninsular Southern California Ranges
Range5: Chocolate Mountains
Drainage BasinsSalton Sea
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Topo MapObsidian Butte O33115b6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Mark McCormick.
Dynamic Map

 Obsidian Butte    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

This page has been served 1190 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2022 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service