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Curl Peak, California


Prominence: 159 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 11,440+ feet, 3487+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 3.4 mi, 5.47 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 11,440 - 11,480 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 52' 7'' N, 118° 38' 27'' W
36.8686, -118.640735 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionFresno
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Ascent Info

No ascents/attempts of this peak logged yet.

Selected Trip Reports:
     1986-05-11 by Gordon Jacobs (Unsuccessful)

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The name is from a register I found- not sure who left this one. Actual summit is a 6 foot high pinnacle.
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"Curl Peak" from the south (1988-05-01). Photo by Gordon Jacobs.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 159 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 199 ft/61 m
  Key Col: 11,281 ft/3438 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.4 mi/5.47 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Munger Peak  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central Kings Canyon Area
Drainage BasinsKings
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Kings Canyon National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area
Topo MapCedar Grove O36118g6 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Gordon Jacobs.
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