Mount Humphreys, California

Prominence: 2563 ft, 781 m

Elevation: 13,986 feet, 4263 meters

True Isolation: 14.7 mi, 23.65 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,992 ft / 4265 m
SubpeaksMount Humphreys-Southeast Peak (13,360 ft/4072 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 16' 14'' N, 118° 40' 23'' W
37.27058, -118.672935 (Dec Deg)
351672 E 4126201 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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Lists that contain Mount Humphreys:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #23)
     California Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #80)
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #10)
     Sierra Peaks Section Emblem Peaks (Rank #5)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #92)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #16)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #13)
     U.S. National Forest High Points (Rank #9)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #13)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #12)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #15)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1972-07 by Dick Ellsworth
     1985-10-06 by Tony Watkin
     1986-08-02 by Greg Gerlach
     2001-08-08 by Bob Burd
     2011-10-02 by Sandy Lara
     2012-09-23 by Daryn Dodge
     2013-07-07 by Kathy Wing (GPS Track)
     2014-07-22 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2014-08-31 by Rakesh .
     2015-08-15 by Eric Kassan
     2015-09-25 by J Thornton (Unsuccessful)

View ascents of peak by registered members (91 total)

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Mt. Humphreys from the south (2013-06-08). Photo by Craig Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2563 ft/781 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2563 ft/781 m
  Key Col: Piute Pass    11,423 ft/3482 m
Isolation14.7 mi/23.65 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunderbolt Peak  (SE)
Isolation Limit Point: 37° 5' 51'' N, 118° 31' 3'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mono Recesses-Humphreys Area (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
San Joaquin (HP)
San Francisco Bay
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest/Sierra National Forest (Highest Point)
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Tom O37118c6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Pat Hadley is happy to be atop Humphreys, a tough Sierra thirteener (2013-06-08).
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