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82. Mt. Hilgard


Unfortunately, Google Maps decided to discontinue support for v2 of their API, which has resulted in the peak markers disappearing from my topographic maps. I'm working on a solution now and hope to have this fixed within a few weeks.

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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