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11. Middle Palisade

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

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Red Marker Summit of Middle Palisade - 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

Middle Palisade Details

Official summit elevation4271m (14,012')
Summit elevation source mapSPLIT MOUNTAIN, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4266m
Map summit4271m
Official saddle depth300m+Prominence is greater than 300 meters
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page228
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page223
Roper guidebook page216
SummitPost.org pageMIDDLE PALISADE
Climber.Org trip reportspalisade
SPS list classificationMountaineers
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)369470
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4103500
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.4692
Summit latitude (WGS84)37.0705