Bear Box at Upper Camp - may not be near here (HP04XX)

Generated on 21 Jun 2014 - see revision history - please send updates to the webmaster

home Go to the main Bear Box Page or a clickable Bear Boxes Map or a complete list of 142 Bear Boxes
north Prev box is HP03: Hockett Meadow Stockade.
south Next box is HP05XX: Hidden Camp / Sand Meadow.
info GPS Waypoints in Region HP : simple Waypoint+ format, download GPX file, or overlay on interactive map.

WARNING! "XX" in this waypoint name means the coordinates and elevation are approximate!
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Detail Map of waypoint HP04XX in Hockett Plateau:
(scroll down for directions, waypoints, and area map)

  1. HP04XX is an unknown type, may not exist, at about 8600 feet, in the GPS route HOCKETT PLATEAU.

  2. Note: This box may not exist! Waypoint is a complete guess!

  3. Directions from Steve Eckert, June 2001:
    No location description was available from rangers. I was unable to locate any camp or bear box in this area, so 'Upper Camp' may in fact be somewhere else.

  4. HP04XX coordinates: (see waypoint and interactive map links above)
      APPROXIMATE  (lat,lon) = (36.3633100, -118.6546200) in decimal degrees, NAD83.
      APPROXIMATE  (zone,east,north) = (11S, 351634.0, 4025320.0) in decimal meters, NAD27.

  5. Scroll down for a regional map of the entire Hockett Plateau region.


Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.


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