Mount Morrison, California

Prominence: 164 ft, 50 m

Elevation: 12,270+ feet, 3740+ meters

True Isolation: 0.51 mi, 0.82 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3740 - 3760 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 12,276 ft / 3742 m
    (Range 3742 - 3762 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 33' 41'' N, 118° 51' 30'' W
37.561394, -118.858424 (Dec Deg)
335861 E 4158776 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMono

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     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #168)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 109
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 102)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1983-06-26 by Asher Waxman
     1989-06-09 by Greg Gerlach
     1997-07-05 by Bob Burd
     2004-05-07 by Bob Burd
     2010-08-10 by Bob Burd
     2011-06-12 by Sandy Lara
     2012-10-06 by Kathy Wing
     2014-05-18 by Rick Peterson
     2014-06-08 by James Morehouse
     2015-03-28 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-04-03 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2016-05-01 by Derek Tse (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     2016-08-19 by Romain Wacziarg
     2016-10-02 by Craig Barlow
     2017-02-16 by Jesse Rothert
     2017-08-20 by Howard Y
     2018-06-14 by linda sun (GPS Track)

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This must be just like living in paradise !!! (2011-06-12). Photo by Neal Robbins.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 164 ft/50 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 229 ft/70 m
  Key Col: 12,106 ft/3690 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.51 mi/0.82 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.5542, -118.8558
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Great White Fang  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mammoth Area
Drainage BasinsOwens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapConvict Lake O37118e7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Long Valley from the Morrison summit. You can see Mono Lake in the distance (2017-05-21). Photo by Bill Carpenter.
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