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“Aiguille Extra”

Officially fails because saddle depth is less than 300'

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (“Aiguille Extra”), but may be scrolled around by simply grabbing hold of the map image with the mouse and dragging. The controls at the top may also be used to pan around, adjust magnification, and select different map types. Clicking a peak marker displays a window containing information about the summit. Even more information about “Aiguille Extra” appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of “Aiguille Extra” - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting “Aiguille Extra” with a higher summit
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

“Aiguille Extra” Details

Official summit elevation4286m (14,062')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
DEM summit4286m
Map summit4280m+
DEM saddle4265m
Map saddle4260m+
Official saddle depth69'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 1
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page68
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page68
Roper guidebook page(no references)
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportsextra
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)384670
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4047990
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.2899
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5722
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)384600
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4048010
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.2907
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5723