Parsons Peak, California

Prominence: 627 ft, 191 m

Elevation: 12,147 feet, 3702 meters

True Isolation: 1.26 mi, 2.02 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,153 ft / 3704 m
SubpeaksParsons Peak - Northwest Ridge (12,040 ft/3670 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 46' 37'' N, 119° 18' 28'' W
37.776934, -119.307748 (Dec Deg)
296760 E 4183574 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadera

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 101
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 96)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1998-07-31 by Bob Burd
     2005-08-18 by Dennis Poulin
     2006-10-20 by Bob Burd
     2009-09-11 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2012-09-28 by Kevin Richards
     2014-07-12 by Marcus Sierra (GPS Track)
     2014-08-30 by Sharon Kirk (Unsuccessful)
     2015-08-29 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2015-08-30 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-08-12 by Dick Ellsworth
     2016-09-16 by Wesley Grubbs
     2017-08-03 by El Puma Verde
     2017-09-09 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2017-10-02 by Matthew Hengst (GPS Track)
     2018-10-13 by Powen Ru
     2018-10-14 by Clément Guillaume (GPS Track)
     2019-07-29 by Grant Miller (GPS Track)
     2020-08-04 by Michael Toffey (GPS Track)
     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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Looking up at Parsons Peak after a little sip from Ireland Lake (2016-09-09). Photo by H Yless.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 627 ft/191 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 667 ft/203 m
  Line Parent: Simmons Peak
  Key Col: 11,520 ft/3511 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.26 mi/2.02 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.7633, -119.2925
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Simmons Peak  (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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