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Mt. Carillon

Officially fails because saddle depth is less than 300'

The interactive map below is initially centered on the target summit (Mt. Carillon), 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 Mt. Carillon appears in the Peak Details section just below the map.

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Red Marker Summit of Mt. Carillon - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting Mt. Carillon 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

Mt. Carillon Details

Official summit elevation13,552' (4131m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CALIF. USGS 15' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4128m
Map summit13,552'
DEM saddle4046m
Map saddle4040m+
Official saddle depth278'
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 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page80
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page78
Roper guidebook page304
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT CARILLON
Climber.Org trip reportscarillon
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)385780
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4050220
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.2778
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5924
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)385480
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4050140
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.2811
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5916