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Mount Agassiz, California


Prominence: 813 ft, 248 m

Elevation: 13,893 feet, 4235 meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.25 mi, 2.01 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,899 ft / 4237 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 6' 43'' N; 118° 31' 50'' W
37.111931, -118.530694 (Dec Deg)
364000E 4108386N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/Second Level RegionFresno
Inyo
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Lists that contain Mount Agassiz:
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #118)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #22)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #19)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #18)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #17)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #18)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #6)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1947-08-06 by Frederick Johnson
     2011-07-17 by Paul Maurin (Unsuccessful)
     2011-08-06 by Gregory Phillips
     2012-08-18 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-08-10 by Yaroslav Buzko
     2013-09-08 by Mark Anderson
     2013-09-15 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2013-09-20 by J Thornton
     2015-07-07 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2015-07-31 by JT Newgard
     2015-08-12 by Mark Wallace

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (104 total)

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Mt. Agassiz left of center, with west slopes seen from summit of Mt. Goode, looking ESE. Bishop Lakes in left foreground; 11950' tarn at Bishop Pass in center below the peak (2013-09-13). Photo by J Thornton.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 813 ft/248 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 853 ft/260 m
  Line Parent: Thunderbolt Peak
  Key Col: 13,080 ft/3987 m
Isolation1.25 mi/2.01 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunderbolt Peak  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Palisades
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Kings
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Kings Canyon National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapNorth Palisade O37118a5 1:24,000
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Other Photos

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Mt. Agassiz west slopes zoomed in from summit of Mt. Goode. I scrambled up slopes right of center (2013-09-13). Photo by J Thornton.
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View to Mt. Sill from summit of Mt. Agassiz. Palisade Glacier below Sill (2013-09-20). Photo by J Thornton.
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