Key Col for Palisade Crest

Col Elevation: 12,992- feet, 3960- meters

Key Col for:Palisade Crest  (13,553 ft/4131 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3960 - 3940 m
    (20-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 5' 12'' N, 118° 29' 32'' W
37.08677, -118.492205 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 561 ft/171 m
Optimistic: 627 ft/191 m
Average: 594 ft/181 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Sill
Prominence Parent: North Palisade
Island Parent: North Palisade
Ridgewalk Distance:1.38 mi/2.22 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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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

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Palisade Crest to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Palisade Crest13,553561Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley  
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)12,992 Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.410.41
Mount Jepson13,392335Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.250.66
(Unnamed Col)13,058 Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.130.79
LINE PARENT: Mount Sill14,153353Pacific Crest/Sierra Nevada CrestKings/Owens Valley0.581.38
PROM PARENT: North Palisade14,2422894    
ISLAND PARENT: North Palisade14,2422894    

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