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96. Mt. Goethe

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

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

Official summit elevation13,264' (4043m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4043m
Map summit13,264'
DEM saddle3760m
Map saddle12,320'+
Official saddle depth928'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (40 foot contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 1
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page311
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page297
Roper guidebook page157
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT GOETHE
Climber.Org trip reportsgoethe
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)349030
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4118900
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.7022
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.2061
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)349690
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4119850
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.6949
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.2148