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Mt. Muir

Officially fails because saddle depth is less than 300'


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 elevation4271m (14,012')
Summit elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (spot elevation)
DEM summit4269m
Map summit4271m
DEM saddle4179m
Map saddle4160m+
Official saddle depth276'
Saddle elevation source mapMOUNT WHITNEY, CA USGS 7.5' Quadrangle (20 meter contour)
Official saddle elevation sourceField altimeter measurement (plus or minus 20 feet)
Difficulty (via easiest route)Class 3
Secor (3rd ed.) guidebook page67
Secor (2nd ed.) guidebook page66
Roper guidebook page312
SummitPost.org pageMOUNT MUIR
Climber.Org trip reportsmuir
SPS list classificationRegular
Summit UTM easting (NAD27)384540
Summit UTM northing (NAD27)4047170
Summit longitude (WGS84)-118.2912
Summit latitude (WGS84)36.5647
Saddle UTM easting (NAD27)384410
Saddle UTM northing (NAD27)4047460
Saddle longitude (WGS84)-118.2927
Saddle latitude (WGS84)36.5673