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107. Mt. Emerson


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 elevation13,204' (4025m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4028m
Map summit13,204'
DEM saddle3787m
Map saddle12,440'+
Official saddle depth791'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT TOM, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT TOM, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page321
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page309
Roper guidebook page143
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT EMERSON
Climber.Org trip reportsemerson
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)353360
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4122870
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.6542
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.2426
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)352340
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4123750
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.6659
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.2504