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110. Mt. Hitchcock


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 elevation4019m (13,186')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4011m
Map summit4019m
DEM saddle3878m
Map saddle3860m+
Official saddle depth463'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 10 meter DEM
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 1
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page63
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page64
Roper guidebook page316
SummitPost.org page(Please send page reference if you have one.)
Climber.Org trip reportshitchcock
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)382680
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4046110
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.3118
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5550
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)382880
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4045720
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.3095
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5515