Cathedral Peak, California

Prominence: 919 ft, 280 m

Elevation: 10,911 feet, 3326 meters

True Isolation: 0.95 mi, 1.53 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,916 ft / 3328 m
SubpeaksEichorn Pinnacle (10,720 ft/3267 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 50' 52'' N, 119° 24' 20'' W
37.847808, -119.405606 (Dec Deg)
288343 E 4191656 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMariposa

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     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #206)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 247
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 224)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     0000 by Brian Brown (GPS Track)
     1999-06-24 by Bob Burd
     1999-10-10 by Bob Burd
     2002-08-15 by Romain Wacziarg
     2002-09-20 by Romain Wacziarg
     2002-09-21 by Bob Burd
     2003-08-28 by Milda Tautvydas
     2004-06-02 by Romain Wacziarg
     2004-06-23 by Paul Maurin
     2006-07-20 by Romain Wacziarg
     2012-06-06 by Bob Burd
     2013-08-11 by Yaroslav Buzko (GPS Track)
     2013-08-26 by Marlin Thorman (GPS Track)
     2013-09-09 by James Haugen
     2013-09-29 by John Morrow
     2016-06-25 by JT Newgard
     2016-07-16 by JT Newgard (Unsuccessful)
     2016-08-13 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)
     2016-08-16 by Mike Jay
     2016-08-26 by Romain Wacziarg
     2017-09-09 by Garrett McLean
     2017-09-20 by Brook Peterson
     2018-06-02 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)

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Cathedral's summit from the notch on the north ridge (2013-07-07). Photo by Craig Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 919 ft/280 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 919 ft/280 m
  Key Col: Tuolumne Pass    9992 ft/3046 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.95 mi/1.53 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8342, -119.4025
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Echo Peak #5  (S)
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 Ocean
OwnershipLand: Yosemite National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Yosemite Wilderness Area
Topo MapTenaya Lake O37119g4 1:24,000
First Ascent1869
John Muir (United States)
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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at the base of the Southeast Buttress (2016-07-16). Photo by JT Newgard.
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