Matthes Crest, California

Prominence: 278 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 10,918 feet, 3328 meters

True Isolation: 0.69 mi, 1.12 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,923 ft / 3330 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 49' 25'' N, 119° 23' 50'' W
37.823719, -119.397102 (Dec Deg)
289023 E 4188964 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMariposa

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 89
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 80)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1999-10-10 by Bob Burd
     2000-09-23 by Bob Burd
     2002-09-20 by Milda Tautvydas
     2004-07-30 by Bob Burd
     2004-07-30 by Romain Wacziarg
     2007-07-28 by Asher Waxman
     2011-07-17 by Ephrat Baradel
     2013-09 by Rachel West (Unsuccessful)
     2016-09-14 by Charles Sidlinger
     2017-07-30 by Emily Bei Cheng (GPS Track)
     2019-07-14 by Grant Miller
     2019-08-16 by Evan L (Unsuccessful)
     2021-06-12 by Paul Summers
     2022-07-17 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2022-07-17 by Sean Casserly (GPS Track)

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Matthes Crest from Echo Ridge (2016-07-22). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 278 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 318 ft/97 m
  Line Parent: Echo Ridge
  Key Col: 10,640 ft/3243 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.69 mi/1.12 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8325, -119.4033
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Echo Peak #3  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Yosemite-Ritter Sierra Nevada
Range5: Central Yosemite Sierra
Range6: Cathedral Range
Drainage BasinsSan Joaquin
San Francisco Bay
Pacific-Western USA
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area
Topo MapTenaya Lake O37119g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Traversing Matthes Crest in Yosemite (2017-07-30). Photo by Emily Bei Cheng.
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At Echo Peak #8 with #9 at the back. Matthes Crest on left (2016-07-22).
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