Empire Mountain, California

Prominence: 430 ft, 131 m

Elevation: 11,550 feet, 3520 meters

True Isolation: 0.78 mi, 1.25 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 11,555 ft / 3522 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 28' 2'' N, 118° 34' 38'' W
36.467323, -118.577202 (Dec Deg)
358689 E 4036940 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTulare

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 16
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 14)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-07-24 by Bob Burd
     2015-09-04 by Greg Gerlach (GPS Track)
     2016-10-15 by Mihai Giurgiulescu (GPS Track)
     2020-09-06 by Yao-Min Chen (GPS Track)
     2020-09-06 by Ken Toyama (GPS Track)

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Named on USFS maps

Key col between 11120 and 11080 contours
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Empire Peak (the leftmost hump) taken on the south slope of Glacier Pass. (2020-09-06). Photo by Yao-Min Chen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 430 ft/131 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 470 ft/143 m
  Line Parent: North Sawtooth Peak
  Key Col: Glacier Pass    11,120 ft/3389 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.78 mi/1.25 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.4633, -118.5642
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Sawtooth Peak  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Pacific Ranges
Range3: Sierra Nevada
Range4: Sequoia Sierra Nevada
Range5: Great Western Divide
Drainage BasinsKaweah
Tulare Lake Bed
South San Joaquin Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Sequoia National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Sequoia-Kings Canyon Wilderness Area/John Krebs Wilderness Area
Topo MapMineral King O36118d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Peter James.
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