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Bear Creek Spire, CA is a summit located in Inyo County at N37.36799° W118.76762° (NAD83). This is the nearest place in the USGS place names database to the center of the map view below.  Look below the map view for a list of other places and locations that are visible within this map view.  If you need to locate a landmark or feature, you can search for its location on our Find Places page.  If you need to locate a specific USGS topographic map, try our Find Maps page.

USGS Map Name:  Mount Hilgard, CA    Map MRC: 37118C7
Map Center:  N37.36799°  W118.76762°    Datum: NAD27    Zoom: 32m/pixel

Places Within This Map View:
Place Type Coordinates (click to center)
Bear Creek SpireSummitN37.36799° W118.76762°
Dade LakeLakeN37.37983° W118.76401°
Spire LakeLakeN37.36887° W118.75176°
Mount Julius CaesarSummitN37.35660° W118.78179°
Mount DadeSummitN37.38216° W118.77929°
Treasure LakesLakeN37.38780° W118.76519°
Chalfant LakesLakeN37.34801° W118.76153°
Italy PassGapN37.35244° W118.78373°
Split LakeLakeN37.36761° W118.74399°
Gem LakesLakeN37.38995° W118.75845°
Granite ParkBasinN37.34355° W118.77012°
Toe LakeLakeN37.36255° W118.79168°
Mount AbbotSummitN37.38632° W118.78484°
Gabbot PassGapN37.37966° W118.79179°
Morgan PassGapN37.39132° W118.75123°
Upper Morgan LakeLakeN37.38848° W118.74468°
Finch LakeLakeN37.37625° W118.73601°
Jumble LakeLakeN37.34996° W118.79621°
Chickenfoot LakeLakeN37.39957° W118.75300°
Mount MillsSummitN37.39382° W118.79095°
Birchim LakeLakeN37.34807° W118.73844°
Mills LakeLakeN37.40293° W118.77614°
Mount GabbSummitN37.37660° W118.80262°
Bear LakeLakeN37.37279° W118.73073°
Honeymoon LakeLakeN37.33962° W118.74336°
Little LakesLakeN37.40298° W118.75365°
Long LakeLakeN37.40561° W118.75912°
Lower Morgan LakeLakeN37.38562° W118.73292°
Golden LakeLakeN37.33389° W118.74792°
Lake ItalyLakeN37.35804° W118.80629°
Black Bear LakeLakeN37.33741° W118.79366°
Upper Pine LakeLakeN37.34362° W118.73482°
Royce LakesLakeN37.32688° W118.76524°
Pine LakeLakeN37.35215° W118.72874°
Upper Mills Creek LakeLakeN37.39055° W118.80370°
Feather PeakSummitN37.32577° W118.77790°
White Bear LakeLakeN37.33907° W118.80051°
Bear Paw LakeLakeN37.33106° W118.79453°
Ruby LakeLakeN37.41503° W118.77041°
Ursa LakeLakeN37.33184° W118.79810°
Brown Bear LakeLakeN37.34546° W118.81080°
Box LakeLakeN37.41491° W118.75415°
Big Bear LakeLakeN37.33230° W118.80241°
Royce PeakSummitN37.31799° W118.77095°
Mount MorganSummitN37.40549° W118.73401°
Wheeler RidgeRidgeN37.40521° W118.73318°
Teddy Bear LakeLakeN37.34661° W118.81448°
Heart LakeLakeN37.41867° W118.75453°
Pine Creek Mine-Zero AditMineN37.36993° W118.71512°
Den LakeLakeN37.32251° W118.79427°
Pine Creek MineMineN37.37049° W118.71456°
Lower Mills Creek LakeLakeN37.39890° W118.81087°
Hidden LakesLakeN37.41856° W118.74993°
Adamson MineMineN37.39799° W118.72318°
Pine Creek MineMineN37.39271° W118.71984°
Snow LakesLakeN37.41747° W118.79055°
Marsh LakeLakeN37.42171° W118.75294°
Little Bear LakeLakeN37.33021° W118.80873°
Mono PassGapN37.42493° W118.77262°
Coronet LakeLakeN37.33373° W118.81388°
Blue Grouse ProspectMineN37.35632° W118.70984°
Merriam PeakSummitN37.30882° W118.76512°
Claw LakeLakeN37.31905° W118.80099°
Pine Creek PassGapN37.31743° W118.73623°
Tooth LakeLakeN37.31727° W118.79886°
Mount HilgardSummitN37.36040° W118.82709°
Beartrap LakeLakeN37.34159° W118.82200°
Gruff LakeLakeN37.31533° W118.79786°
Mount StarrSummitN37.42910° W118.76512°
Brownstone MineMineN37.35216° W118.70845°
Mack LakeLakeN37.42739° W118.75072°
Broken Finger PeakSummitN37.40549° W118.71762°
Vee LakeLakeN37.32185° W118.80997°
Summit LakeLakeN37.43189° W118.76913°
Mosquito Flat CampgroundLocaleN37.42984° W118.74988°

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Note (5/31/2016) - Want a crosshair at the center coordinates of the map?  A number of people have asked, so that option has been added!

Note (6/26/2013) - Map sizes are now larger, and an extra-large (1280x1280) option has been added as well.

Note (8/18/2010) - The transition to the new TopoQuest server is now complete.  Aside from a glitch that affected the TopoZone alternative map.asp script much of Monday (8/17/2010) afternoon and evening, all went pretty smoothly.  Response time of the TopoQuest website overall should be much snappier, and addition of more 1m satellite / aerial imagery is back underway!

Note (8/2/2010) - Full USGS 1:100K and 1:250K topographic map coverage of the continental US is now completed and online.  Plus, I have the new TopoQuest server under construction with a 9TB RAID6 disk array to continue adding satellite/aerial photo coverage.  Yay!

Note (7/21/2009) - Locations of places of interest (from the USGS placenames database) within the map area you are viewing are now listed below the map when viewing at 64m/pixel or below.  You can click the name of the place to go to its description page, or click the coordinates to recenter your map view on that place.

Note (6/1/2009) - We've started adding 1m/pixel aerial and satellite imagery, starting with Oregon and slowly branching out from there.  Please be patient, it takes a very long time to download and process all this imagery, as well as huge amounts of disk space!

Note (3/07/2009) - We've started adding 1:100K and 1:250K scale USGS topographic maps, starting with southern Oregon and moving out from there.  Coverage will be a bit sparse at first while we crank up automated processing of map tiles at these topographic map scales.  To view 1:100K and 1:250K scale topos, you'll need to manually select them from the sidebar (the Choose Automatically selection will not select these map scales until we have more coverage).  You can use the coverage map types to see what areas we've already processed and have online.  Also note that satellite photo coverage isn't meant to be particularly useful at this point, it's just (very) experimental.

Note (7/31/2008) - We've started adding 1:50K scale topographic maps of Canada, starting with British Columbia.  The Canadian topographic map coverage is still a bit experimental, and integration into the map viewer still needs a little work.  The map viewer will not yet automatically select the 1:50K scale topographic maps, so if you're trying to view maps in Canada, you may need to manually switch to the 1:50K Topo Maps selection in the Map Contents section of the sidebar.

Note (4/15/2008) - With the demise of non-subscription access to TopoZone (now merged with, a subscription service), we're scrambling to process all topographic maps for the US and make them available as quickly as possible.  We now have four Linux PC's crunching map data 24/7 to produce and index map data continuously.  We should be adding approximately fifteen 1 degree x 1 degree blocks of map data (approximately 1000 individual 7.5 minute 1:24000 topo maps) per day.  We're starting with southern Oregon (because that's where we live!) and northern California and branching out from there.

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