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36. Black Kaweah

PEAK MARKERS CURRENTLY BROKEN - SORRY!

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 elevation13,680' (4170m)
Summit elevation source mapTRIPLE DIVIDE PEAK, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
DEM summit4150m
Map summit13,680'+
DEM saddle4000m
Map saddle13,120'+
Official saddle depth557'
Saddle elevation source mapTRIPLE DIVIDE PEAK, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceTRIPLE DIVIDE PEAK, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page111
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page108
Roper guidebook page281
SummitPost.org pageBLACK KAWEAH
Climber.Org trip reportskaweah
SPS list classificationMountaineers
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)364400
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4045320
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.5159
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5454
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)364760
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4045430
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.5119
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5465