Split Mountain, California

Prominence: 1525 ft, 465 m

Elevation: 14,058 feet, 4285 meters

Approx. Isolation: 6.84 mi, 11 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,064 ft / 4287 m
Alternate Name(s)South Palisade
SubpeaksSplit Mountain-South Peak (13,714 ft/4180 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 1' 15'' N; 118° 25' 21'' W
37.020903, -118.422392 (Dec Deg)
373472E 4098137N Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #88)
     California 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #8)
     Sierra Peaks Section Emblem Peaks (Rank #4)
     United States 13,750-foot Peaks (Rank #71)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #9)
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #6)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #8)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #5)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #9)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #3)
     United States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #71)
     USA 48-States 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #47)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #29)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1947-08-16 by Frederick Johnson
     2001-08-11 by Bob Burd
     2005-06-19 by Brian Kalet
     2008-09-14 by Craig Remillard (Unsuccessful)
     2012-09-09 by David Hart
     2013-07-14 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-07-14 by Jerry Thomas (GPS Track)
     2013-08-01 by Daniel Block
     2013-08-13 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2014-05-03 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2014-07-19 by Roger Bartlett (GPS Track)
     2014-07-20 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2014-08-23 by Yaroslav Buzko (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2015-05-24 by Tim Berger
     2015-06-21 by Tyler Hofer
     2015-07-11 by Scott Larson
     2015-07-26 by Chase DuPont (GPS Track)
     2015-11-08 by Adam Lievers (Unsuccessful)
     2016-05-01 by Dan Schneider
     2016-06-18 by Jaeson Greer (GPS Track)
     2016-09-04 by Deepak Ananth Rama
     2016-09-13 by Dave Covill
     2016-09-25 by Trevor Kent

View ascents of peak by registered members (153 total)

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INTO THE ABYSS (2014-07-20). Photo by JT Newgard.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1525 ft/465 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1590 ft/485 m
  Line Parent: Mount Sill
  Key Col: Southfork Pass    12,533 ft/3820 m
Isolation6.84 mi/11 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Sill  (NW)
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
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 MapSplit Mountain O37118a4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Split Mountain, East Face (2015-07-03). Photo by Derek Tse.
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Split from Red lake (2015-07-25). Photo by Austin Hubbuch.
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