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123. Diamond Peak

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

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Red Marker Summit of Diamond Peak - click here to re-center map on this peak
Blue MarkerHighest saddle connecting Diamond Peak 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

Diamond Peak Details

Official summit elevation4001m (13,127')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT CLARENCE KING, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4004m
Map summit4001m
DEM saddle3734m
Map saddle3720m+
Official saddle depth886'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT CLARENCE KING, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT CLARENCE KING, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page175
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page168
Roper guidebook page258
SummitPost.org pageDIAMOND PEAK
Climber.Org trip reportsdiamond
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)376110
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4076320
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.3901
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.8264
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)376520
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4075270
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.3853
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.8170