Mount Muir, California

Prominence: 298 ft, 91 m

Elevation: 14,012 feet, 4271 meters

True Isolation: 0.5 mi, 0.8 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 14,018 ft / 4273 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 33' 53'' N, 118° 17' 29'' W
36.564743, -118.291253 (Dec Deg)
384455 E 4047365 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1986-09-06 by Greg Gerlach
     1989-06-13 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     1994 by Gregory Phillips
     1996-08-11 by Eric Kassan
     2001-08-12 by Bob Burd
     2002-08-24 by Bob Burd
     2004-09-17 by Robbie Mize
     2007-09-15 by Robbie Mize
     2012-07-27 by Joe Kenny
     2012-09-08 by BMS 914 (GPS Track)
     2013-06-28 by Marcus Sierra
     2013-08-26 by Bob Burd
     2013-09-03 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2013-11-10 by Brandon Boulier (GPS Track)
     2014-06-26 by Rob Woodall
     2014-06-30 by JT Newgard
     2015-08-10 by Sandy Lara
     2015-08-21 by Tony Brown (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2016-07-06 by Coby King
     2016-08-04 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)
     2016-10-07 by Cameron McNall (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)

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Mount Whitney viewed from Mount Muir summit (2013-09-03). Photo by Patrick ONeill.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 298 ft/91 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 363 ft/111 m
  Line Parent: Aiguille Extra
  Key Col: 13,714 ft/4180 m
Isolation0.5 mi/0.8 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Aiguille Extra  (N)
Isolation Limit Point: 36° 34' 19'' N, 118° 17' 25'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mount Whitney Group
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Buena Vista 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: Sequoia National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Whitney O36118e3 1:24,000
Route #1 Scramble: Mt. Whitney Trail/West Side
Trailhead: Whiney Portal Campground (Paved Road) 8350 ft/2545 m
Vertical Gain: 5662 ft/1726 m
Distance (one way): 10.75 mi/17.3 km
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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CROWDED SUMMIT REGISTER! (2014-06-30). Photo by JT Newgard.
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