Black Giant, California

Prominence: 1090 ft, 332 m

Elevation: 13,330 feet, 4063 meters

True Isolation: 2.53 mi, 4.08 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,336 ft / 4065 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 6' 8'' N, 118° 38' 55'' W
37.102342, -118.6486 (Dec Deg)
353505 E 4107497 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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     Comprehensive Combo Angeles Chapter List (Rank #73)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 112
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 104)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1989-08-27 by Greg Gerlach
     2006-07-30 by Lisa Barboza
     2009-08-09 by Bob Burd
     2011-09-04 by Kathy Wing
     2013-06 by Keaton Reed
     2016-09-04 by Iris Ma
     2019-09-07 by Romain Wacziarg
     2019-10-14 by Roger Bartlett (GPS Track)
     2020-07-19 by Craig Barlow
     2020-09-01 by Rafee Memon (GPS Track)
     2021-07-10 by Sarah Daou
     2021-07-10 by Peter Carey (GPS Track)
     2021-07-10 by Christopher Wessels (GPS Track)
     2022-08-24 by Matt Parker (GPS Track)

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Black Giant in the distance above Muir Pass from Wanda Lake (2020-07-18). Photo by Craig Barlow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1090 ft/332 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1130 ft/344 m
  Key Col: 12,240 ft/3731 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.53 mi/4.08 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.1358, -118.6675
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Point Wesley  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Evolution Region
Range6: Black Divide (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsKings
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Kings Canyon National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Goddard O37118a6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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