Sequoia Sierra Nevada

Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointMount Whitney (14,495 ft/4418 m)
CountriesUnited States
Area4,545 sq mi / 11,771 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent71 mi / 115 km North-South
112 mi / 180 km East-West
Center Lat/Long36° 23' N; 119° 3' W
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Map of Sequoia Sierra Nevada
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Sequoia Sierra Nevada.
Sierra NevadaLevel 3 (Parent)
         Northern Sierra NevadaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Lake Tahoe-Sonora Pass Sierra NevadaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Yosemite-Ritter Sierra NevadaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Central Sierra NevadaLevel 4 (Sibling)
         Sequoia Sierra NevadaLevel 4
                 Western Sequioa-Kings Canyon AreaLevel 5 (Child)
                 Great Western DivideLevel 5 (Child)
                 Mount Whitney GroupLevel 5 (Child)
                 Southwest Sequioa AreaLevel 5 (Child)
         Southern Sierra NevadaLevel 4 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Sequoia Sierra Nevada

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange5
1.Mount Whitney14,4954418Mount Whitney Group
2.Mount Williamson14,3734381Mount Whitney Group
3.Mount Russell14,0884294Mount Whitney Group
4.Mount Langley14,0264275Mount Whitney Group
5.Mount Tyndall14,0194273Mount Whitney Group
6.Mount Muir14,0124271Mount Whitney Group
7.Mount Barnard13,9904264Mount Whitney Group
8.Mount Keith13,9764260Mount Whitney Group
9.Mount Stanford13,9734259Mount Whitney Group
10.Trojan Peak13,9474251Mount Whitney Group
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.
Child Range High Points
RankPeak NameftmRange5
1.Mount Whitney14,4954418Mount Whitney Group
2.Mount Kaweah13,8024207Great Western Divide
3.Vandever Mountain11,9473641Southwest Sequioa Area
4.Peak 1160011,600+3536+Western Sequioa-Kings Canyon Area

Photos of Peaks in the Sequoia Sierra Nevada

Mount Whitney

Mount Whitney is the flat-topped feature to the left and behind the much more spectacular-looking Keeler Needle in this picture taken from the final section of the Mount Whitney trail (1989-06-13).

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