Mount Ruskin, California

Prominence: 553 ft, 169 m

Elevation: 12,920 feet, 3938 meters

True Isolation: 1.4 mi, 2.26 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,926 ft / 3940 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 58' 43'' N, 118° 28' 24'' W
36.978497, -118.473314 (Dec Deg)
368869 E 4093501 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 90
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 82)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1990-08-14 by Greg Gerlach
     2008-08-14 by Bob Burd
     2009-09-13 by Lisa Barboza
     2011-09-16 by Romain Wacziarg
     2015-07-03 by Matthew Hengst
     2017-10-01 by Bob Davey
     2018-07-04 by Tom Grundy
     2018-07-21 by Paul Garry (GPS Track)
     2018-08-08 by El Puma Verde
     2021-07-06 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)
     2021-08-14 by Jason Pair
     2022-06-18 by Craig Barlow
     2022-07-01 by Marc Lucas
     2022-07-15 by TJ Kodras (GPS Track)
     2022-08-27 by Curtis Nelson (GPS Track)

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Mount Ruskin from the east (1990-08-14). Photo by Greg Gerlach.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 553 ft/169 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 553 ft/169 m
  Key Col: 12,367 ft/3769 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.4 mi/2.26 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.9992, -118.4742
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Vennacher Needle  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Central Sierra Nevada
Range5: Palisades
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 Pinchot O36118h4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Heading up the east ridge of Mt. Ruskin (2017-10-01). Photo by Bob Davey.
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