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82. Mt. Hilgard

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

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

Official summit elevation13,361' (4072m)
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT HILGARD, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4080m
Map summit13,361'
DEM saddle3810m
Map saddle12,480'+
Official saddle depth886'
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
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page347
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page332
Roper guidebook page136
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT HILGARD
Climber.Org trip reportshilgard
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)338260
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4136220
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.8273
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.3604
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)339240
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4136880
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.8164
Saddle latitude (WGS84)37.3665