Parsons Peak - Northwest Ridge, California

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 12,040+ feet, 3670+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0 mi, 0 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 12,040 - 12,080 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 12,046 ft / 3672 m
    (Range 12,046 - 12,086 ft)
Peak TypeSlope Point, subsidiary to Parsons Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 46' 41'' N, 119° 18' 34'' W
37.778175, -119.309488 (Dec Deg)
296610 E 4183715 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadera
Mariposa (Highest Point)

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     "Parsons Peak Ridge" at Trip Report for Mariposa, CA by Peter Maurer Trip Report for Mariposa, CA by Edward Earl Trip Report for Mariposa, CA by Adam Helman Trip Report for Mariposa, CA by Christopher Randall Trip Report for Mariposa, CA by Brad Young

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Lists that contain Parsons Peak - Northwest Ridge:
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #51)
     California County High Points (Rank #8)
     100 Highest CoHPs in Lower 48 (Rank #66)
     100 Highest CoHPs (Rank #74)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #75)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #83)

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       California County Summits (Suttle)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 97
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 92)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1998-07-31 by Bob Burd
     2003-06-29 by Dan Baxter
     2006-10-20 by Bob Burd
     2012-09-28 by Kevin Richards
     2013-09-09 by Mary Maki
     2014-07-12 by Marcus Sierra
     2015-08-30 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-08-12 by Dick Ellsworth
     2017-07-21 by Keith Bailey
     2017-08-03 by El Puma Verde
     2017-09-09 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-09-09 by Andrew Kirmse
     2018-07-14 by Scott Greco
     2019-07-29 by Grant Miller (GPS Track)
     2019-09-06 by Leif Anderson
     2020-08-21 by Greg Gerlach
     2020-08-28 by Patrick Bergeron (GPS Track)
     2020-10-13 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     2020-10-14 by Josef Nuernberger
     2022-07-03 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
There wasn't a cairn at the HP so i built one where the Peakbagger app indicated the county line merging with Tuolumne Co (2016-08-12). Photo by Dick Ellsworth.
Click here for larger-size photo.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Line Parent: Parsons Peak
  Key Col: 12,040 ft/3670 m
IsolationNearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Parsons Peak - Northwest Ridge  (SE)
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 MapVogelsang Peak O37119g3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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