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Mt. Corcoran

Officially fails because saddle depth is probably less than 300'

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

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

Official summit elevation4184m (13,727')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT LANGLEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
DEM summit4184m
Map summit4180m+
DEM saddle4116m
Map saddle4100m+
Official saddle depth223'197' to 328' by contours
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 page45
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page44
Roper guidebook page321
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT CORCORAN
Climber.Org trip reportscorcoran
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)388150
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4044230
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.2504
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5387
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)388050
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4044260
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.2516
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5389