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Mt. Hansen

Officially fails because summit elevation is less than 13,000'

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Red Marker Summit of Mt. Hansen - click here to re-center map on this peak
Green Marker An official VRMC California Thirteener summit
Grey Marker A summit that narrowly fails the official VRMC California Thirteener passing criteria

Mt. Hansen Details

Official summit elevation12,975' (3955m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT GODDARD, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit3956m
Map summit12,975'
Official saddle depth300m+Prominence is greater than 300 meters
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 1
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page281
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page275
Roper guidebook page(no references)
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportshansen
SPS list classification(none)
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)349660
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4104200
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.6921
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.0738