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120. Mt. Baxter


Unfortunately, Google Maps decided to discontinue support for v2 of their API, which has resulted in the peak markers disappearing from my topographic maps. I'm working on a solution now and hope to have this fixed within a few weeks.

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Official summit elevation4004m (13,136')
Summit elevation source mapKEARSARGE PEAK, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4004m
Map summit4004m
DEM saddle3817m
Map saddle3800m+
Official saddle depth614'
Saddle elevation source mapKEARSARGE PEAK, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceKEARSARGE PEAK, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page175
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page168
Roper guidebook page254
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT BAXTER
Climber.Org trip reportsbaxter
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)378380
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4080230
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.3653
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.8619
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)377980
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4080160
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.3698
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.8613