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99. Feather Peak

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

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

Feather Peak Details

Official summit elevation13,242' (4036m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT ABBOT, CALIF. USGS 15' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4045m
Map summit13,242'
DEM saddle3815m
Map saddle12,480'+
Official saddle depth755'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT HILGARD, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT HILGARD, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 2-3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page333
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page320
Roper guidebook page138
SummitPost.org pageFEATHER PEAK
Climber.Org trip reportsfeather
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)342540
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4132310
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.7781
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.3259
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)342980
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4132090
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.7731
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.3240