University Peak, California

Prominence: 1187 ft, 362 m

Elevation: 13,589 feet, 4142 meters

True Isolation: 3.34 mi, 5.37 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,595 ft / 4144 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 44' 53'' N, 118° 21' 43'' W
36.748078, -118.361916 (Dec Deg)
378420 E 4067791 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFresno

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Lists that contain University Peak:
     Sierra Club Sierra Peaks Section (Rank #43)
     Western States Climbers List (Rank #45)
     California 13,500-foot Peaks (Rank #41)
     Vagmarken Sierra Crest List (Rank #29)
     Western States Climbers Star Peaks (Rank #33)
     Sierra Sampler List (Rank #12)
     Sierra Peaks Section Mountaineers Peaks (Rank #13)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1983-07-20 by Greg Gerlach
     2002-08-22 by Richard Carey
     2002-08-23 by Bob Burd
     2007-08-10 by Sean Casserly
     2011-12-04 by Artem Lebedev (GPS Track)
     2012-03-04 by Chiky De Las Torres (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-20 by sukhyung shin
     2013-08-17 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2014-06-14 by Vic Hanson
     2015-07-12 by Matthew Hengst
     2015-09-26 by James Morehouse (GPS Track)
     2016-03-26 by Roger Bartlett (GPS Track)
     2016-08-09 by Serguei Okountsev (GPS Track)
     2016-08-28 by Patrick ONeill (GPS Track)
     2017-08-05 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2017-10-14 by Erik Korporaal (Unsuccessful)
     2017-10-25 by Nathan Ayotte
     2017-10-28 by Erik Korporaal (GPS Track)
     2017-10-30 by Romain Wacziarg
     2018-07-17 by Aaron Kissel
     2018-07-25 by Mike Bromberg
     2018-07-29 by Mat Kelliher (GPS Track)
     2018-07-29 by Megan Birdsill
     2018-07-29 by Jason Park (GPS Track)
     2018-08-03 by Garrett McLean (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (148 total)

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University Peak as seen from the summit of Independence Peak. Robinson Lake below (2016-08-07). Photo by Serguei Okountsev.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1187 ft/362 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1252 ft/382 m
  Line Parent: Mount Keith
  Key Col: 12,402 ft/3780 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.34 mi/5.37 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.7025, -118.3417
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Keith  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Mount Whitney Group
Ridges/DividesPacific Crest
Sierra Nevada Crest
Drainage Basins
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
Owens Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Kings Canyon National Park/Inyo National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Muir Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Williamson O36118f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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GPX Route (2017-10-28). Photo by Erik Korporaal.
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Route up the North Face of University Peak (2018-07-17). Photo by Aaron Kissel.
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