Mount Kaweah, California

Prominence: 2027 ft, 618 m

Elevation: 13,802 feet, 4207 meters

True Isolation: 10.55 mi, 16.98 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,807 ft / 4209 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 31' 34'' N, 118° 28' 43'' W
36.526108, -118.478518 (Dec Deg)
367631 E 4043321 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTulare

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 134
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 105)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1942-07-31 by Frederick Johnson
     1988-06-24 by Greg Gerlach
     2007-09-30 by Bob Burd
     2008-08-02 by Lisa Barboza
     2011-08-21 by Matthew Hengst
     2012-09-12 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2013-09-12 by Romain Wacziarg
     2014-06-07 by Dennis Poulin (Unsuccessful)
     2016-06 by Linda Emerson
     2016-07-18 by Marcus S
     2018-08-29 by Megan Birdsill (GPS Track)
     2019-09-24 by Evan Ye
     2020-09-07 by Yao-Min Chen (GPS Track)
     2020-10-27 by Art Brody
     2021-06-26 by Cindy Gonzalez
     2021-07-13 by Rick Abbott

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This is the summit of Mt. Kaweah (2018-08-29). Photo by Megan Birdsill.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2027 ft/618 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2027 ft/618 m
  Line Parent: Gregorys Monument
  Key Col: 11,775 ft/3589 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.55 mi/16.98 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.5758, -118.2992
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    S'brutal Tower  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Great Western Divide (Highest Point)
Range6: Kaweah Group (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsKern
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Sequoia National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Kaweah O36118e4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Mount Kaweah and NW Ridge in Heavy Smoke from the SQF Complex Fire (2020-09-07). Photo by Yao-Min Chen.
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