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70. Mt. Haeckel

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

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

Official summit elevation13,418' (4090m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT DARWIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4088m
Map summit13,418'
DEM saddle3933m
Map saddle12,880'+
Official saddle depth514'
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 3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page294
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page286
Roper guidebook page161
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT HAECKEL
Climber.Org trip reportshaeckel
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)352580
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4112720
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.6610
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.1510
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)352930
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4111550
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.6568
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.1405